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A very ‘Thai’ blood moon

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Residents of Bangkok enjoyed the rare sight of a super blue blood moon rising in the sky on Wednesday. The event was unique because it combined a lunar eclipse, a blue moon (when a second full moon occurs in a single month) and a Super Moon (with the moon at its closest orbit around the earth).

A very 'Thai' blood moon | News by Thaiger

It’s been a long wait, 150 years to be exact. Viewing was brief or impossible in Phuket with incumbent weather, cloud and a few thunderstorms spoiling the view.

Here’s Robert Thepsri’s very ‘Thai’ look at last night’s astronomic phenomenon.

A very 'Thai' blood moon | News by Thaiger

 

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