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Longest Lunar Eclipse of the 21st Century; See Pictures

World | Associated Press | July 28, 2018, 11:16 am
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 People look at a lunar eclipse near Roskilde in Denmark on July 27, 2018. (Image: AP)

People look at a lunar eclipse near Roskilde in Denmark on July 27, 2018. (Image: AP)

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 The moon turns red during a total lunar eclipse, behind the Saentis in Luzern, Switzerland. (Image: AP)

The moon turns red during a total lunar eclipse, behind the Saentis in Luzern, Switzerland. (Image: AP)

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 A blood moon rises over a minaret in Istanbul. (Image: AP)

A blood moon rises over a minaret in Istanbul. (Image: AP)

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 An airplane passes the blood moon immediately after the total lunar eclipse in Erfurt, Germany. (Image: AP)

An airplane passes the blood moon immediately after the total lunar eclipse in Erfurt, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 A blood moon rises over Srinagar. (Image: AP)

A blood moon rises over Srinagar. (Image: AP)

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 A full moon partially enclosed by the Earth's shadow sets in the clouds over the city landmark, weathercock in the form of a ship fixed atop a spire of the Admiralty building at the end of a complete lunar eclipse in St.Petersburg, Russia. (Image: AP)

A full moon partially enclosed by the Earth's shadow sets in the clouds over the city landmark, weathercock in the form of a ship fixed atop a spire of the Admiralty building at the end of a complete lunar eclipse in St.Petersburg, Russia. (Image: AP)

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 A blood moon rises during a complete lunar eclipse, in Hong Kong. (Image: AP)

A blood moon rises during a complete lunar eclipse, in Hong Kong. (Image: AP)

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 A full moon rises behind the Temple of Poseidon before a lunar eclipse in Cape Sounion, near Athens, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

A full moon rises behind the Temple of Poseidon before a lunar eclipse in Cape Sounion, near Athens, Greece. (Image: Reuters)

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 A so-called blood moon rises over Jakarta during a lunar eclipse. (Image: AP)

A so-called blood moon rises over Jakarta during a lunar eclipse. (Image: AP)

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 This combination of eight photos shows the different stages of the moon, from top left to bottom right, during a complete lunar eclipse, as seen from Hyderabad. (Image: AP)

This combination of eight photos shows the different stages of the moon, from top left to bottom right, during a complete lunar eclipse, as seen from Hyderabad. (Image: AP)

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 A full moon sets over Petronas Twin Tower during a complete lunar eclipse in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Image: AP)

A full moon sets over Petronas Twin Tower during a complete lunar eclipse in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Image: AP)

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 Cloud begins to obscure the moon over Sydney during a lunar eclipse. (Image: AP)

Cloud begins to obscure the moon over Sydney during a lunar eclipse. (Image: AP)

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 A blood moon rises over the TV tower of France 3 in Marseille, southern France. (Image: AP)

A blood moon rises over the TV tower of France 3 in Marseille, southern France. (Image: AP)

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 A blood moon rises next to the statue of Nike, the goddess of victory, during a complete lunar eclipse in Warsaw, Poland. (Image: AP)

A blood moon rises next to the statue of Nike, the goddess of victory, during a complete lunar eclipse in Warsaw, Poland. (Image: AP)

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 The moon is seen during a lunar eclipse over Cairo, Egypt. (Image: Reuters)

The moon is seen during a lunar eclipse over Cairo, Egypt. (Image: Reuters)

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