Month: May 2021

Total Lunar Eclipse 2021 | පූර්ණ චන්ද්‍රග්‍රහණය | முழுச் சந்திர கிரகணம்

The Full moon of 26th May is called as Super Flower Full moon, will have three celestial events at the same time according to NASA. It will be the largest and closest Full moon of the year, making it a Supermoon, a total lunar eclipse and a blood moon appear in the sky. The moon …

Total Lunar Eclipse 2021 | පූර්ණ චන්ද්‍රග්‍රහණය | முழுச் சந்திர கிரகணம் Read More »

Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation | බුධ ග්‍රහයාගේ උච්ච වීම | உச்சபட்ச நீட்சியில் புதன்கிரகம்

Now’s the time to catch Mercury, the innermost planet of the solar system, before it soon flies back toward the sun. the planet swings to its greatest elongation east of the setting sun on May 17, 2021. It will be visible in the western sky, shortly after sunset above the planet Venus. Mercury initially entered …

Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation | බුධ ග්‍රහයාගේ උච්ච වීම | உச்சபட்ச நீட்சியில் புதன்கிரகம் Read More »

Eta Aquarids meteor Shower | ඒටා ඇක්වරිඩ්ස් උල්කාපාත වර්ෂාව | ஈடா அகுவாரிட்ஸ் விண்கல் மழை

Originating from Halley’s Comet, the Eta Aquarids meteor shower happens as Earth passes through the comet’s orbital path. It is usually active between April 19 and May 28 every year.Seeming to radiate from the Aquarius constellation, it peaks around the 5th and 6th of May this year with up to 60 meteors per hour. However, …

Eta Aquarids meteor Shower | ඒටා ඇක්වරිඩ්ස් උල්කාපාත වර්ෂාව | ஈடா அகுவாரிட்ஸ் விண்கல் மழை Read More »