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The Blood Moon

April 15, 2014: This was this year's first total lunar eclipse, which caused a 'blood moon' and is the first of four in a rare Tetrad of eclipses over the next two years.

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    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 15: The moon is seen during a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 15: The moon is seen as it emerges from a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 15: The moon is seen as it emerges from a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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    BURBANK, CA - APRIL 15: The moon is seen as it nears a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2015 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 15: The moon is seen as it nears a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 15: The moon is seen during a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 15: The moon is seen as it heads into a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 15: (COMPOSITE IMAGE) This composite image shows a sequence, from bottom left to top left, of the moon's transition during a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 15: The moon is seen as it nears a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 15: The moon is seen as it emerges from a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)