The recent lunar eclipse (August 28, 2007) began on the Pacific Coast around 2:00 am, what was once referred to shipboard as the graveyard watch.
This remarkable montage was taken of the moon sailing over Portland. Click the image to see the detail.
Photo attribution: Ed Williams, Chief Engineer, KPTV/KPDX
If you’re not the type to stand graveyard watch, wait six months. The next full eclipse of the moon will be visible at a more civilized hour, 7:00 pm on February 20, 2008.