PHOTOS: Total Lunar Eclipse

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 21:  A Broadway street sign is illuminated while in the distance 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)
Lunar Eclipse NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 21: A Broadway street sign is illuminated while in the distance 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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A picture taken in New York shows the moon as the shadow of the earth has receded in the final stages of a total eclipse on December, 21, 2010. During the eclipse, the Earth will align between the full moon and the sun, covering the lunar surface in shadow. The eclipse is also falling on the same day as the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere – a rare occurrence that hasn't happened in 372 years. AFP PHOTO / DON EMMERT (Photo DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Lunar Eclipse A picture taken in New York shows the moon as the shadow of the earth has receded in the final stages of a total eclipse on December, 21, 2010. During the eclipse, the Earth will align between the full moon and the sun, covering the lunar surface in shadow. The eclipse is also falling on the same day as the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere – a rare occurrence that hasn't happened in 372 years. AFP PHOTO / DON EMMERT (Photo DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
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This combination of pictures shows the moon in various stages of a total lunar eclipse as seen from Mexico city on December 21, 2010. This eclipse takes place just hours before the December solstice, which marks the beginning of northern winter and southern summer. AFP PHOTO/Luis Acosta (Photo LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lunar Eclipse This combination of pictures shows the moon in various stages of a total lunar eclipse as seen from Mexico city on December 21, 2010. This eclipse takes place just hours before the December solstice, which marks the beginning of northern winter and southern summer. AFP PHOTO/Luis Acosta (Photo LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
This combo of pictures taken in Manassas, Virginia shows the moon in different stages of a total lunar eclipse on December, 21, 2010. During the eclipse, the Earth will align between the full moon and the sun, covering the lunar surface in shadow. The eclipse is also falling on the same day as the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere – a rare occurrence that hasn't happened in 372 years. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Lunar Eclipse This combo of pictures taken in Manassas, Virginia shows the moon in different stages of a total lunar eclipse on December, 21, 2010. During the eclipse, the Earth will align between the full moon and the sun, covering the lunar surface in shadow. The eclipse is also falling on the same day as the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere – a rare occurrence that hasn't happened in 372 years. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
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The moon is seen during a total lunar eclipse from New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. Some indirect sunlight still pierces through to give the moon its red hue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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A series of photos taken over an hour long period show the full moon as it is shadowed by the Earth as a total lunar eclipse marks the arrival of the winter solstice Tuesday, December 21, 2010 in Overland Park, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
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The Earth's shadow is cast over the surface of the Moon as a Lunar Eclipse proceeds though its partial phase in the sky over a cloudy and foggy San Antonio at 1:09 a.m. CST, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
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The moon on its way to being totally eclipsed is seen with the Chrysler Building in the foreground in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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The moon begins to emerge from a total Lunar Eclipse at 4:04 a.m. EST near Gainesville ,Fla., Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)
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Total Lunar Eclipse
A photo provided by NASA shows the total lunar eclipse as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth on the arrival of the winter solstice, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010 in Arlington, VA. From beginning to end, the eclipse will last about three hours and twenty-eight minutes. (AP Photo/NASA/Bill Ingalls)
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Total Lunar Eclipse
In a photo provided by NASA the Washington Monument is seen as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth during a total lunar eclipse on the arrival of the winter solstice, Tuesday, December 21, 2010 in Washington. From beginning to end, the eclipse lasted about three hours and twenty-eight minutes. (AP Photo/NASA/Bill Ingalls)
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Total Lunar Eclipse
A photo provided by NASA shows a total lunar eclipse beginning as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth on the arrival of the winter solstice, Tuesday, December 21, 2010 in Arlington, VA. From beginning to end, the eclipse will last about three hours and twenty-eight minutes. (AP Photo/NASA/Bill Ingalls)
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Lunar Eclipse
The moon begins to emerge from a total Lunar Eclipse at 4:04 a.m. EST near Gainesville ,Fla., Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)
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A partially eclipsed moon is seen over the Manhattan Bridge in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. Some indirect sunlight still pierces through to give the moon its eerie hue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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The moon continues to emerge from a total Lunar Eclipse near Archer ,Fla., Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010 at 4:15 a.m. EST. (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)
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Total Lunar Eclipse
The moon begins to turn a reddish color at 2:52 a.m. EDT during a total lunar eclipse, seen from Valrico, Fla., Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
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Lunar Eclipse
The moon is seen during a total lunar eclipse from New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. Some indirect sunlight still pierces through to give the moon its reddish hue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Lunar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
The moon continues to emerge from a total eclipse at 4:39 a.m. EST near Archer,Fla., Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)
The moon, on its way to being totally eclipsed, is seen with the Chrysler Building in the foreground in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. Some indirect sunlight still pierces through to give the moon its eerie hue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Lunar Eclipse
The moon, on its way to being totally eclipsed, is seen with the Chrysler Building in the foreground in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. Some indirect sunlight still pierces through to give the moon its eerie hue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
The moon, on its way to being totally eclipsed, is seen with the Chrysler Building in the foreground in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. Some indirect sunlight still pierces through to give the moon its eerie hue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Lunar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
The moon on its way to being totally eclipsed is seen with the Chrysler Building in the foreground in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth casts its shadow on the full moon, blocking the sun's rays that otherwise reflect off the moon's surface. Some indirect sunlight still pierces through to give the moon its eerie hue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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