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Save the Date - 31st Jan - Super Blood Blue Moon

A cosmic event not seen in 36 years -- a rare "super blood blue moon" -- may be glimpsed January 31 in parts of western North America, Asia, the Middle East, Russia and Australia.

The event is causing a buzz because it combines three unusual lunar events -- an extra big super moon, a blue moon and a total lunar eclipse.

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"It's an astronomical trifecta"

Those in the Middle East, Asia, eastern Russia, Australia and New Zealand should look for this phenomenon in the evening, as the moon rises.

The last time a supermoon, blue moon and total lunar eclipse all together were visible from the eastern United States was on May 31, 1844.

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