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'Blood moon' awes sky watchers in Americas and Asia

A "blood moon" lunar eclipse is seen in Tokyo on October 8, 2014 (AFP Photo/Yoshikazu Tsun 

Stargazers in the Americas and Asia were treated to a lunar eclipse Wednesday, a celestial show that bathed the moon in a reddish tint to create a "blood moon."

During the total lunar eclipse, light beams into Earth's shadow, filling it with a coppery glow that gives it a red hue.

The early phase of the eclipse began at 0800 GMT, or 4:00 am, on the east coast of the United States.

NASA provided live footage via telescope of the eclipse, showing a black shadow creeping across the moon in a crawl that took about an hour. ...more


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