The moon passed through Earth’s shadow, and Mars made its closest approach to Earth. This event occurred close to the eclipse. The website Slooth.com, began coverage of Mars, and the Lunar Eclipse at 2:30 a.m., of April 15. The eclipse images from observatories were in Florida, Arizona, Nebraska, New Mexico, Panama, and Costa Rica. If you have witnessed this year’s lunar eclipse, then you have thought it’s spectacular, extraordinary, and beautiful.