Lunar Eclipse Dazzles in Clear Skies

Earth shadow is touching the outside of the moon. Not visible to the naked eye. (Photo by Linda Sanoff)

Yesterday’s full moon/total lunar eclipse/”super blood wolf” moon put on a great show for Angelenos, under mostly clear skies.  We’ve seen a lot of terrific pictures, including the one above, sent by reader Linda Sanoff.

Here are a couple more from Linda:

And this one shows the full moon setting and reflecting in Linda’s pool around 5:45 this morning.

Finally, here’s a series taken from my own front steps (using just a compact Nikon Coolpix B500 camera, with its built-in 4-160 mm optical zoom lens, and a tripod), as the eclipse progressed toward its totality:

 

 

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About Elizabeth Fuller

Elizabeth Fuller was born and raised in Minneapolis, MN but has lived in LA since 1991 - first in the Sycamore Square neighborhood, and since 2012 in West Adams Heights/Sugar Hill. She was long-time board member of the Sycamore Square Neighborhood Association, currently serves on the board of the West Adams Heights/Sugar Hill Neighborhood Association, spent 10 years with the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council, volunteers at Wilshire Crest Elementary School, and is the co-owner/publisher of the Buzz.

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