Total lunar eclipse will be seen in Havana

eclipse-lunar-totalHAVANA, April 11 (PL)  The total lunar eclipse to take place early Tuesday, April 15, will be visible all over Cuba, Norma Borrego, an expert from the Information and Communications desk at the Geophysics and Astronomy Institute, stated. Borrego said the lunar event will start as a partial eclipse at 01:58 local time, while the total eclipse will begin at 03:07. The maximum phase is scheduled at 03:46 local time and will end at 04:25 local hour, the daily reported. This total lunar eclipse may also be seen in other parts of the American continent, as well as in Africa’s western region, Asia’s eastern area, Australia, and the adjacent islands. This is the first of a series of four total lunar eclipses that will occur over the next 18 months, three of which may be visible in Cuba, say experts.