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15 Spectacular Images Of Last Night's Blood Moon Eclipse

Last night, the moon, the sun, and Earth aligned to create a rare and spectacular lunar display that appeared to turn the moon a shade of red when seen from parts of the Americas, Asia, and Australia.

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12. From behind the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Capitol columns and #LunarEclipse this morning. #DC #BloodMoon

U.S. Capitol@uscapitolFollow

Capitol columns and #LunarEclipse this morning. #DC #BloodMoon

1:03 PM - 08 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

13. From Tokyo, Japan.

Thanks for sending us your #LunarEclipse pics. Toshi Nema took this in Tokyo. More here: http://t.co/XbSvjvrwZo Jo

BBC Weather@bbcweatherFollow

Thanks for sending us your #LunarEclipse pics. Toshi Nema took this in Tokyo. More here: http://t.co/XbSvjvrwZo Jo

1:22 PM - 08 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

14. Over the port of Virginia.

Great shot! #USACE MT @norfolkdistrict: Hey @PortofVirginia your PMT makes a nice backdrop for today's #bloodmoon.

The Port of Virginia@PortofVirginiaFollow

Great shot! #USACE MT @norfolkdistrict: Hey @PortofVirginia your PMT makes a nice backdrop for today's #bloodmoon.

12:27 PM - 08 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. From Nebraska, via the Virtual Telescope Project.

Wow. #BloodMoon lunar eclipse by John W. Johnson in Nebraska 4@VirtualTelescop http://t.co/X09gnhcEcW @SPACEdotcom

Tariq J. Malik@tariqjmalikFollow

Wow. #BloodMoon lunar eclipse by John W. Johnson in Nebraska 4@VirtualTelescop http://t.co/X09gnhcEcW @SPACEdotcom

11:42 AM - 08 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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