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A picture taken on December 21, 2010 in the National Park of the volcano Teide (2300m of altitude) shows the moon during a total lunar eclipse, on the spanish canary island of Tenerife. (DESIREE MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

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A person looks through a telescope set up by the Amateur Astronomical Society to observe the Moon and stars on December 21, 2010, in Reykjavik. The Moon turned red in Reykjavik early today at the exact moment astronomers had predicted, treating a small crowd of enthusiasts gathered to witness the lunar eclipse to an amazing sight. (HALLDOR KOLBEINS/AFP/Getty Images)

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On a Reykjavik parking lot, a crowd of about 30 people brave the bitter cold to gather around a telescope set up by the Amateur Astronomical Society to observe the Moon and stars on December 21, 2010. The Moon turned red in Reykjavik early Tuesday at the exact moment astronomers had predicted, treating a small crowd of enthusiasts gathered to witness the lunar eclipse to an amazing sight. (HALLDOR KOLBEINS/AFP/Getty Images)

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The Moon turns red in Reykjavik on December 21, 2010 at the exact moment astronomers had predicted, treating a small crowd of enthusiasts gathered to witness the lunar eclipse to an amazing sight. At 7:41 am local and GMT time, the Moon swung into the cone of shadow cast by Earth, where no ray of sunlight could reach it directly. (HALLDOR KOLBEINS/AFP/Getty Images)

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The eclipsed moon glows in the predawn sky Tuesday morning December 21, 2010 in this view from Stedman, NC. This picture is a 10 second time exposure made through an amater astronomer’s 12 1/2 inch Telescope. (AP Photo- The Fayetteville Observer- Johnny Horne)

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A double exposure picture shows the moon and the monument of The Savior of The World during a total lunar eclipse as seen from San Salvador, El Salvador on December 21, 2010. This eclipse takes place just hours before the December solstice, which marks the beginning of northern winter and southern summer. (Jose CABEZAS/AFP/Getty Images)

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Light shines from two Manhattan buildings as a total lunar eclipse occurs as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth on December 21, 2010 in New York City. The lunar eclipse was visible during the early morning hours in North and Central America, revealing what seemed to onlookers as an eerie reddish glow on the moon. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

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Light shines from Manhattan’s Woolworth building as a total lunar eclipse occurs as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth on December 21, 2010 in New York City. The lunar eclipse was visible during the early morning hours in North and Central America, revealing what seemed to onlookers as an eerie reddish glow on the moon. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Posted January 17, 2011 by dmacc502 in Uncategorized

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