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Total Lunar Eclipse to Be Visible on US West Coast

The heavens will provide a treat this weekend for those along North America's West Coast, but they won't have much time to catch it. Weather permitting, sky gazers will be able to enjoy a total lunar eclipse in the pre-dawn hours Saturday. Scientists expect totality — when the full moon is completely obscured by Earth's shadow — to last just several minutes, beginning at 4:58 a.m. PDT (11:58 a.m. UTC). Most of the eclipsed moon should appear reddish-orange. The...

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