Lights Out: Total Lunar Eclipse Leaves NASA Moon Probe in the Dark

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 09:50 in Astronomy & Space

The batteries that power NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter need sunlight to recharge, and the probe will fly in darkness for long periods during the total lunar eclipse, which will be visible throughout the Western Hemisphere on April 14 and 15.

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