Full lunar eclipse tonight

The eclipse will start at 1:58 a.m. and

The eclipse will start at 1:58 a.m. and the moon will be in total shadow by 3:07 a.m.

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Some will be treated to a a total lunar eclipse tonight, but clouds and scattered showers in Long Island's forecast will likely smother the show.

For 78 minutes, the moon will be transformed into an eerie reddish ball that will hang like a Christmas ornament in the sky. That's because the sun, the earth and the moon will stretch out in a straight line in space with the moon plunging directly...

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