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Total lunar eclipse - September 28, 2015. A Total Lunar Eclipse can get a deep red glow and is sometimes called a Blood Moon. Earth casting its shadow on the Moon. A Total Lunar Eclipse is sometimes called Blood Moon because the Moon may look red when it's only illuminated by the light in the Earth's penumbra.
 
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Throughout history, eclipses have inspired awe and even fear, especially when total lunar eclipses turned the moon blood-red, an effect that terrified people who had no understanding of what causes an eclipse and therefore blamed the events on this god or that.
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