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BI India Bureau
14 May 2022, 08:00

First Lunar Eclipse of 2022 - everything you need to know

First Lunar Eclipse of 2022 - everything you need to know

First Lunar Eclipse of 2022 - everything you need to know

Astronomers and skywatchers eagerly await the visual treat of the total lunar eclipse on May 16 2022. The upcoming lunar eclipse will be the first one in the year 2022 and will last for around 85 minutes in total, which makes it the longest total lunar eclipse since 2018. The penumbral phase will start at 01:33 GMT.

Here’s why the solar eclipse on April 30 is called ‘Black Moon’
BI India Bureau
29 Apr 2022, 15:29

Here’s why the solar eclipse on April 30 is called ‘Black Moon’

During the time of Surya Grahan, India will have its night time. The eclipse happens when the sun will be shining on the other side of the earth and hence the solar eclipse on April 30th can be seen only from a few places on the earth that does not include India.

The first solar eclipse of 2022 – everything you need to know
29 Apr 2022, 06:30

The first solar eclipse of 2022 – everything you need to know

Sky gazers and astrologists eagerly await eclipses and a few solar and lunar eclipses happen in a typical year. While 2022 will see four lunar eclipses, in this year, there will be only two solar eclipses. The first of the two solar eclipses in 2022 will happen on April 30th, which will also be the last day of the month.