• The Moon will eclipse Mars on January 30 - here's when and where to watch

    7 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Space watchers will be able to witness an extraordinary Mars lunar occultation at the end of the month. On Monday, January 30, the Moon will sidle up close to the Red Planet. However, in certain parts of the world, like southern California, the southern Rockies, as well as parts of Texas, Oklahoma, and the Deep South , you will be able to watch as the Moon eclipses Mars.
    These types of events happen when the two orbits of Mars and the Moon seem to cross, depending on where you are in the world. We previously had another Mars lunar occultation occur eight weeks ago, which saw Mars eclipsed...
    Read more ...