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The moon will be near setting when at maximum eclipse Saturday morning in the Northland. This map shows the sky facing northwest about a half-hour before sunrise. (Illustration: Stellarium / Bob King

Saturday's early morning eclipse in the Northland sky should be worth the chill

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Few would choose to wake up before sunrise on a Saturday morning and step outside in single-digit cold, but this weekend it might be worth your while.


The moon will undergo a partial eclipse early Saturday for skywatchers in Minnesota and Wisconsin. It will be a total eclipse for viewers in the western U.S. and Canada, Asia, Australia and Eastern Europe.

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