Early risers all over the world caught a glimpse of the Super Flower Blood Moon on Wednesday.— 9 & 10 News (@9and10News) May 27, 2021
When a full moon is at its closest point to Earth at the same time as a lunar eclipse, the moon looks blood red. pic.twitter.com/JIVUo8j6P3
Those living between Australia and the United States were able to see the bright red moon in the sky. The eclipse was visible in Western United States, Canada, Mexico, most of Central America and Ecuador, western Peru, southern Chile, New Zealand and Argentina.
Lunar Eclipse - Super Flower Blood Moon@SonyAlpha #SONYa7iii #SonyAlpha #Moonshot #Moon #LunarEclipse2021 #LunarEclipse #LUNAR #MoonEclipse #photography #nightphotography #MoonLovers #NaturePhotography #naturelovers #NatureBeauty #nature #Nightsky pic.twitter.com/0myfE8azyP— VidyaSagaR Rudraram (@meVidyaSagaR) May 27, 2021
During this event, the Moon passes 3,60,000 kilometres from Earth and it appears way larger and brighter. Check out these pictures shared by people on social media.
Today’s blood moon and the scope I used to shoot it! pic.twitter.com/SOr3qIN4eX— Bray Falls (@astrofalls) May 26, 2021
A friend of mine who works at the Goldendale Observatory took some fantastic photos of the bloodmoon. pic.twitter.com/wKu3MQXCfI— Tigerbot_Hesh (@TigerBotHesh45) May 26, 2021
Managed to see the SUPER BLOOD MOON 🌚 last night!!! 😁👍 pic.twitter.com/xvbPn5olUl— Jago Warner (@WarnerJago) May 27, 2021
Last nights moon was not only rare because it was a super flower blood moon, but also because of its positioning, right next to the core of the milky way. Here's an image I got of it! pic.twitter.com/kmGWUmvGsF— Kaleb (@KalebJohnstonNZ) May 26, 2021
"SUPER BLOOD MOON"— Raizen Stark (@TCRaizen) May 26, 2021
LUNAR ECLIPSE IN THE PHILIPPINES!!🇵🇭🇵🇭
-A lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon moves into the Earth's shadow. -
📍San Juan, Batangas
📸NIKON D3200 pic.twitter.com/2l0zDZqG6t
“moon has never glowed this color."— kate 🌻 (@kateDacrammer) May 26, 2021
Super Blood Moon ❤️ pic.twitter.com/8ln6RZqMxi
Super Flower Blood Moon— Jben Writes and Shoots (@JbenWrites) May 26, 2021
Mendez, Cavite pic.twitter.com/TjkdZohrlp
A rare phenomenon happened today: the super blood moon lunar eclipse- we have the supermoon, the blue moon, the lunar eclipse which is the blood moon and on top of that my birthday. pic.twitter.com/ppp8nM5JWL— Gladiz May Latiza (@Giadre) May 26, 2021
Guys the blood moon 😍😍😍😍 pic.twitter.com/4uwNQ4qrui— shangaan prince👑 (@chrisreymond89) May 26, 2021
Had my first crack at a moon pic last night, used my D810 with a Sigma 150-600 pic.twitter.com/75neSbhJrc— Tigger 🏴 (@TIGGER119) May 26, 2021
The next Super Blood Moon is expected to take place in 2033.