Has NASA Released a Statement Regarding the Four Blood Moons?


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While NASA has not released an official statement regarding the four so-called blood moons of 2014-2015, it has published a report that explains when and why they show up in the night sky. The series of lunar eclipses began on April 15, 2014.

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On April 15, 2014, the full moon passed through the Earth's shadow, producing a total eclipse that was visible across most of North America. This began what NASA calls a tetrad, a series of four total eclipses that occur roughly six months apart. NASA expects the final eclipse in the tetrad to take place on September 28, 2015.

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