The moon during the peak of a total eclipse on Dec. 21, 2010 in Manassas, Va.
The moon during the peak of a total eclipse on Dec. 21, 2010 in Manassas, Va. Karen Bleier—AFP/Getty Images

Can't Get Outside? Watch Tonight's Total Lunar Eclipse Live Here

Apr 14, 2014

At 3:07 a.m. E.T. Tuesday, the moon will show the bright red blush of an eclipse, a celestial phenomenon explained by TIME science editor Jeffrey Kluger here. Starting at 2 a.m. E.T., watch live coverage of the celestial event above hosted by Slooh observatory director Paul Cox and Slooh astronomer Bob Berman, who will be reporting live from Prescott Observatory in Prescott, Ariz.

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