- Posted April 15, 2014 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Your views of space and stars
The first lunar eclipse of 2014
- Verybecoming, CNN iReport producer
The first lunar eclipse of the year falls on the tax day. The bright star in the photo to the lower right of the moon is Spica, the brightest star in the constellation of Virgo.
The next lunar eclipse will be on October 8, visible from almost the entire United States including Alaska and Hawaii, except for places in the extreme Northeast.