What’s the Difference Between a Solar and a Lunar Eclipse?

What’s the Difference Between a Solar and a Lunar Eclipse?

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  • What is the difference between a solar and a lunar eclipse?
  • Now that it's been on my mind for awhile let me search it up to find some facts.
  • What is the difference between a solar and lunar eclipse?
  • Why do they not look the same? https://whatisthedifference.org
  • Can they both come in the same time? https://whatsthedifference.com
  • Learn about what makes them different here: https://wonderopolis.org/
  • https://wonderopolis.org
  • During a lunar eclipse, Earth lies between the Sun and the Moon. The Moon appears to and then reappear.
  • During a solar eclipse, the Moon lies between Earth and the Sun. The Moon blocks the normal view of the Sun from Earth, creating the Solar Eclipse.
  • Solar eclipses are rarer and, when they do occur, they can usually only be seen for a short time. Lunar eclipses, on the other hand, are easier to see (they're at night!) which come more often the solar eclipses.
  • Both eclipses involve the same three ways: Earth, the Sun, and the Moon. When these three happen to line up, one of them gets blocked from the line of sight.
  • Wow so much facts now I know the difference. Wish I knew before but now it ended.
  • Now I know....
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