The Next Lunar Eclipse Will Be Visible From New Mexico And You Won’t Want To Miss Out

If you’ve never seen a lunar eclipse before, this year you can experience one of the coolest natural phenomena ever. As you gaze into the night sky on the night of January 20th, 2019, you’ll be filled with awe and wonder as our moon eclipses and leaves about a red glow. This particular total eclipse is more rare than your average eclipse, and we’ll let you in on the details. The next lunar eclipse is coming up, and New Mexico has a front row seat.

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Have you ever experienced a lunar eclipse? Are you going to get out and see this rare natural event? Let us hear about your plans in the comments.

If you’re a fan of all things astronomical and gazing into the sky, this dark sky park is the best place in New Mexico to stargaze.