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Cary Marshall | 22 January, 2019, 11:31

This combination photo shows the different stages of the blood moon and supermoon during a total lunar eclipse in Los Angeles, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019.The Super Blood Wolf Moon eclipse on January 20, 2019 in Burbank, United States.

The eclipse lasted about three hours: during the first hour the full moon was gradually swallowed up by the shadow of the Earth, then an hour of total eclipse where it was not invisible but instead appeared tinted in hues of red, orange and pink, followed finally by its full reemergence, bright and shining.

Surrounded by stars, the eclipsed moon turns red over Mount Baker.

Europeans last saw a total lunar eclipse in July 2018.

Scroll down to see images of Sunday's super blood wolf moon.

The moon was in ideal alignment with the sun and Earth, with the moon on the opposite side of Earth from the sun.

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When the full moon moved into Earth's shadow, it darkened, but did not disappear.

Vincent said solar eclipse is about the masculine and lunar eclipse is about the feminine energy. At the peak of the spectacle, sunlight passed through Earth's atmosphere and lit the moon, making it appear to glow red.

Sunset before the Blood moon. The early Native Americans didn't record time using months of the Julian or Gregorian calendar. The January moon was named Wolf Moon because villagers used to hear packs of wolves howling in hunger around this time of the year.

Blood moons and lunar eclipses of the past Christopher Columbus, an Italian explorer, created fear in 1504 after he used knowledge of an upcoming blood moon to convince the Arawak Indians to help him while stranded in Jamaica. When the moon began to "bleed", the Arawak Indians were fooled into giving Columbus and his crew food.

The moon during the January 21, 2019 total lunar eclipse over the skyline of Frankfurt.

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