Super Blue Blood Moon – in Pictures

Many parts of the globe on Wednesday caught a glimpse of the moon as a giant crimson globe, thanks to a rare lunar trifecta that combines a total eclipse with a blue moon and super moon. The spectacle, which Nasa has coined a “Super Blue Blood Moon,” as the moon crosses into the shadow of the Earth and turns blood red.

The moon sets over Mount Susitna, known locally as Sleeping Lady, across Cook Inlet in Anchorage, Alaska Photograph: Dan Joling/AP
The moon rises over the Selimiye Mosque in Edirne, Turkey Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
The moon peeps over the top of a mountain range in Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway
Photograph: Heiko Junge/EPA
Cyclists take photos of the super moon in Lancelin, Australia
Photograph: Paul Kane/Getty Images
The moon seen over hills near the city of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk on Sakhalin Island, Russia
Photograph: Sergei Krasnoukhov/Tass
An unusual shot of the moon appearing wedged between buildings in Jerusalem, Israel Photograph: Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images
The moon creates a silhouette of a cross on the fence of a church in Skopje, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Photograph: Georgi Licovski/EPA
Shot during the total lunar eclipse, from a viewpoint in Los Angeles, US
Photograph: Richard Vogel/AP
The moon passes into the earth’s shadow during a lunar eclipse as seen in Hong Kong
Photograph: Kin Cheung/AP
On the rise, the moon is photographed moving behind the Uppatasanti Pagoda, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar
Photograph: Aung Shine Oo/AP

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  • tulaibjavid – Pakistan – Naeem Javid Muhammad Hassani is M.Sc Physics & M.Sc Forestry. He is working as Deputy Conservator of Forest in Balochistan Forest and Wildlife Department. Tech is his Passion and he loves being a part of it. Let's Tech it!
    February 1, 2018 at 10:08 am
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    So which one is your favorite? Share your Photos as well.

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