What is a selenelion?

What is a selenelion?

How can a "selenelion" actually happen?

Rare 'Selenelion' Lunar Eclipse Anticipated On Wednesday

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Key Facts In This Video

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    Selenelions occur when the sun and moon both rise at the same time. (0:09)

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    A lunar eclipse happens when the moon passes through the shadow of the sun. (0:34)

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