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Clouds drifted away from a full moon, drenching the patio with soft lunar light.
During the voyage he experimented upon the determination of longitude by lunar distances, and ultimately effected the introduction of the method into navigation (q.v.).
First time I've seen a total lunar eclipse without clouds.
The happy coincidence of a lunar eclipse gives us the 20th of September 331 as the exact day upon which the Macedonian army crossed the Tigris.
Before he was twenty he had afforded a specimen of his powers by an important contribution to the lunar theory.