Video of Super Blue Moon Lunar Eclipse that occurred on January 31,2017

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The second full moon  of the month happened today. The eclipse began at 10:51 GMT and ended at 16:08 GMT.

The Jan. 31 full moon is special for three reasons: it’s the third in a series of “supermoons,” when the Moon is closer to Earth in its orbit — known as perigee — and about 14 percent brighter than usual. It’s also the second full moon of the month, commonly known as a “blue moon.” The super blue moon will pass through Earth’s shadow to give viewers in the right location a total lunar eclipse. While the Moon is in the Earth’s shadow it will take on a reddish tint, known as a “blood moon.”-Nasa

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