Amateurs capture rare video of the Moon eclipsing a distant star
- View SourceNASA Space Science News for June 3, 1999
Now you see it, now you don't: Amateur astronomers around North
America captured beautiful images of a lunar occultation of the bright
star Regulus on May 21, 1999. This story features video clips showing
Regulus as it disappears behind the dark side of the Moon and then as
it reappears later from the sunlit side.
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