Super Blood Wolf Moon, Lunar Eclipse of January 21, Date, Time, All You Need To Know, This includes a total lunar eclipse. A “super moon” occurs when the moon is especially close to earth, while a “wolf moon” is the traditional name for the full moon of January. When the howling of wolves was a sound that helped define winter.
The Super Blood Wolf Moon of 2019 can be witnessed in the north-eastern part of Russia, north-western France, north-western Spain, Portugal, almost the whole of North and South America, the eastern Pacific and a small area of West Africa.
This will be the first of three supermoons this year. The upcoming supermoon will be about 357,300km away. The 19 February supermoon will be a bit closer and one in March will be the farthest. In the first phase, no real difference will appear in the moon. In the second phase, a partial eclipse will appear. About 90 minutes later, it will reach totality. The moon will give a reddish glow. The process then goes in reverse.