eclipse http://kuer.org en Clear Utah Skies Welcome the 'Blood Moon' Eclipse http://kuer.org/post/clear-utah-skies-welcome-blood-moon-eclipse <p>Last night many Utahns&nbsp;stayed up until the early morning hours to witness a total lunar eclipse, also known as a "blood moon" because of the distinct orange-redish color that the moon becomes during totality. This is the first of four lunar eclipses that will take place about every six months for the next year and a half.</p><p>Check out some of the pictures and a timelapse made by KUER Reporter Brian Grimmett.</p><p></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/6dQkEqHLYnM" width="560"></iframe></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:09:30 +0000 Brian Grimmett 44884 at http://kuer.org Clear Utah Skies Welcome the 'Blood Moon' Eclipse There's A 'Blood Moon' Eclipse Tonight, But Will You Be Able To See It? http://kuer.org/post/theres-blood-moon-eclipse-tonight-will-you-be-able-see-it It's looking like clouds will obscure Monday night's lunar eclipse for nearly all of the U.S. East Coast, but much of the West and Midwest should be able to see it.<p>As <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/04/11/301958755/total-eclipse-of-the-moon-next-week-throughout-north-america">we wrote last week</a>, the total eclipse of the moon — the first visible from North America since 2010 — will start a few minutes before 1 a.m. EDT and slowly continue over the next two hours until it peaks (reaches totality) about 3 a.m. Tuesday. On the West Coast, it starts about 10 p.m. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:03:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 44827 at http://kuer.org There's A 'Blood Moon' Eclipse Tonight, But Will You Be Able To See It? 'Ring of Fire' Eclipse Makes an Appearance at Bryce Canyon http://kuer.org/post/ring-fire-eclipse-makes-appearance-bryce-canyon <p><span class="tease"><span>Utah was treated to an annular solar eclipse Sunday night.&nbsp; KUER&#39;s Andrea Smardon went to Bryce Canyon National Park, and sent an audio postcard from Inspiration Point. </span></span></p> Sun, 20 May 2012 16:24:01 +0000 Andrea Smardon 10153 at http://kuer.org 'Ring of Fire' Eclipse Makes an Appearance at Bryce Canyon Utahns Seek Sweet Spot to View Eclipse http://kuer.org/post/utahns-seek-sweet-spot-view-eclipse <p>Science museum shops in Utah are running out of those special glasses that allow you to look directly at an eclipse. Utahns can expect to see a full or partial eclipse on Sunday evening depending on their location.<br /><br />Utah&#39;s NASA ambassador Patrick Wiggins says he&#39;ll be heading to the tiny town of Kanarraville, just south of Cedar City to view the eclipse.<br /> Thu, 17 May 2012 23:32:31 +0000 Andrea Smardon 8233 at http://kuer.org Utahns Seek Sweet Spot to View Eclipse