Friday night lights: Eclipse, full moon, comet team up to put on a show - CNN

We want to see your space photos. Tag your shots of the moon, eclipse or the comet on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook with the hashtag #CNNireport. (CNN) Got big plans for Friday night? That's OK, we don't either. Guess we'll all have to make do by ...and more »

Full moon, comet starring in night sky show this weekend - Chicago Tribune

In this Monday Feb. 9, 2009 file photo, a faint shadow from the Earth is cast over part of the Moon during the penumbral lunar eclipse, seen from Manila, Philippines. Early Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, a partial eclipse and Comet 45P will share the sky.and more »

Eclipse, comet, and a full Snow Moon on the menu for Friday night - Treehugger

If this trifecta of sky antics doesn't portend unicorn sightings and magic portals, then nothing will. Look up to the heavens this Friday, February 10, and be wowed. Not only will a full snow moon be gracing the inky skies, but it will show off the ...and more »

Green Comet Makes Close Earth Flyby - Sky & Telescope

Green-glowing 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova will make an unusually close pass by Earth on Saturday. Watch it boogie across the morning sky this week! Green Comet ... Incoming! Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova glows green from fluorescing ...and more »

The Trillion Dollar Reason To Go Back To The Moon - Seeker

We went to the moon and collected its rocks way back in the 1960s, so why are companies spending millions to be the first ones back there? BY EMILY CALANDRELLI. 0. During the Apollo days, it cost about $10 billion current-day dollars to send astronauts ...and more »

We're In For A Triple Celestial Treat, And Here's How To Enjoy It - Huffington Post

Get set for a full moon, a lunar eclipse and a comet flyby this Friday night. By Lee Moran. 2.5k. 73. Turn your eyes to the sky this Friday night and prepare for a series of spectacular celestial sights. A penumbral lunar eclipse, a full moon and a ...and more »

Triple treat: Eclipse, comet, full moon all coming Friday night - USA TODAY

Skywatchers will enjoy a rare space triple-header Friday night and early Saturday morning: A "penumbral" lunar eclipse during the full "snow" moon — and the flyby of a comet. Here's a look at what you will see if you set your eyes to the night sky: ...and more »

A full moon, lunar eclipse and comet all in one evening? It happens tonight. - Washington Post

Turn this evening into a cosmic experience — a full moon, lunar eclipse and the chance to see a pale green comet as it streaks by Earth. Oh, and beg for clear skies. This month's so-called “Snow Moon” will pass through Earth's outer shadow just after ...and more »

Spring Lantern Festival brings rare lunar eclipse to Hong Kong, but set your alarm or you'll miss it - South China Morning Post

A penumbral lunar eclipse will occur on the morning of the Spring Lantern Festival on Saturday, but an unusually small viewing window means local moon gazers will have to rise early if they want to catch a glimpse of it. The event will start at 6.32am ...and more »

A Comet, Eclipse and a Full Moon Will Light Up the Skies Friday Night - Smithsonian

This time of year, cabin fever often starts to set in across much of North America as the late days of winter set in. But on Friday, there's a great excuse—actually several excuses—for venturing outdoors. That's because there will be a penumbral ...and more »