Beautiful view of the lunar eclipse over the Pacific coast

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NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day is this view of the October 8 lunar eclipse taken by Yuri Beletsky at Las Campanas Observatory, Chile. The shadow of the Earth cutting through, the glow, the misty sea that fades into the sky itself—so otherworldly and ethereal.

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Thanks for posting this, I missed it yesterday.