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Which of the following statements about a lunar eclipse is true?
A: A lunar eclipse can occur when the moon is in any phase
B: A lunar eclipse can only occur when there is a full moon
C: Lunar eclipses occur in a matter om minutes
D: Lunar eclipses create an eerie color in the sky

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  1. I think it's B

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  2. The earth has to be exactly between the light source (sun) and the moon to put the earth shadow over the moon. That only lasts for minutes. The rest of the night the moon looks all lit up. (so yes :)

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  3. If it is night where you are, play with a light, a basket ball earth, and a golf ball moon.

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  4. Ok, thanks!!!

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