Lunar Eclipse 2018 pictures: Once in a super blood blue moon

Updated: 01 February, 2018 13:05 IST | A Correspondent | Mumbai

The moon put up a striking celestial show last night as a coppery red orb rose high up in the sky to mark a rare lunar eclipse

Blood blue moon
Pics/Sneha Kharabe, Ashish Raje and Atul Kamble

The moon put up a striking celestial show last night as a coppery red orb rose high up in the sky to mark a rare lunar eclipse.

Blood blue moon

After decades, moon-gazers saw a super moon, when it looks bigger and brighter than ever because it is closer to the earth, a blue moon, which is the second full moon in a calendar month, and a blood moon, a reference to the red colour of an eclipse.

Blood blue moon

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First Published: 01 February, 2018 08:50 IST

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