The umbra is the darkest type of shadow the umbra is the dark central part of the shadow if we are within the moons umbra we see a total solar eclipse. The darkest part of a shadow especially the cone shaped region of full shadow cast by earth the moon or another body during an eclipse in a full lunar eclipse which generally lasts for one or two hours the entire disk of the moon is darkened as it passes through the umbra. Recent examples on the web the moon will have finished its traversing of the earths shadow or umbra brian resnick vox the longest lunar eclipse of the century will be on july 27 24 july 2018 but unlike a normal full moon that reflects the suns illumination during a lunar eclipse the moon emanates the earths shadow known as the umbra
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