I awoke too late to see it. The “blood moon” was something I’d hoped to see early this morning, but it was not to be. Despite having gone to bed far earlier than usual, I didn’t awake until after 4:00 a.m. By then, the eclipse was nearly over. I saw the moon in all its bright white glory, but I caught only the tail end of the eclipse and saw no traces of red. Damn!
There will be more opportunities, if the weather is right and if I make and act appropriately on plans to make the most of them. Remaining in this tetrad of total lunar eclipses are:
October 8, 2014
April 4, 2015
September 28, 2015