Radio Taiwan International
Date: 07 February, 2019
By: Natalie Tso
Taiwan will see more exciting celestial events this year (CNA file photo of 2018 lunar eclipse)
The Taipei Astronomical Museum said that the two most exciting celestial events in Taiwan this year will be a partial lunar eclipse and partial solar eclipse.
The partial lunar eclipse is expected to take place between 4:01 am and 5:15 am on July 17. That’s when the moon reaches its closest to the center of the earth’s umbra.