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Rare celestial event coming: Lunar eclipse of a 'supermoon'

Skywatchers in the Americas, Europe, and parts of Asia will see a total lunar eclipse of the moon on September 28 — which will cause the moon to have a blood-red or copper hue.

What to know about Saturday's supermoon

A full moon on Saturday will look larger and brighter than usual due to the lunar path being closer to the earth — which is the reason for the nickname "super moon." On September 27-28, a lunar eclipse of a supermoon is coming.

How to see 2015's first 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipse Sat. morning

Early Saturday morning the Earth will pass between the moon and the sun in the first total lunar eclipse of this year (the second will take place on September 28).

Second 2014 total lunar eclipse causes 'blood moon' on Wednesday

We shall be witness to another "blood moon" on Wednesday, Oct. 8. Wednesday's total lunar eclipse will be the second and last of the year 2014.

Early risers can catch spectacular 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipse

Sky watchers across much of North America will get the chance to witness a total lunar eclipse for several hours on Tuesday, April 15 — but only if they rise early.
 

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A 2003 total lunar eclipse showing a Blood Moon as rust red in the night sky.
A 2003 total lunar eclipse showing a Blood Moon as rust red in the night sky.
Wikimedia Commons-Oliver Stein
A man looks through a telescope set up to let the local community at Lake Magadi in Kenya watch the ...
A man looks through a telescope set up to let the local community at Lake Magadi in Kenya watch the lunar eclipse on Friday.
© SIMON MAINA, AFP
Diagram shows the path of the moon through the Earth s shadow  Oct. 8  2014
Diagram shows the path of the moon through the Earth's shadow, Oct. 8, 2014
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