Blue moon … or red?

  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018 1:30am
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Sequim resident Bob Lampert snapped this photo of the so-called “Super Blue Blood Moon” in the early morning hours on Jan. 31. NASA notes that this full moon was 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, and it’s also the second full moon of the month, commonly known as a “blue moon.”

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