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Space Image of the Day Gallery (January 2018)

Super Blue Blood Moon

Jaxson Pohlman

Wednesday, January 31, 2018: A small sliver of partially the eclipsed moon is slowly taken over by Earth's red shadow in this photo of today's Super Blue Blood Moon. Astrophotographer Jaxson Pohlman captured this photo of the partial phase of the eclipse from Wichita, Kansas. — Hanneke Weitering

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