Lunar Eclipse Photos: 22 Best Images of the Supermoon From Around the Web

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Stargazers around the world Sunday were treated to the rare astronomical event known as a "Super Blood Moon." The cosmic drama is the result of the coinciding of a total lunar eclipse when a full moon is closest to Earth. And while, we've seen impressive Lunar eclipses before, the unique components of the night's event won't come around again until 2033. 

Look at that.

An animation of a previous "Blood Moon"Source: Tumblr
An animation of a previous "Blood Moon"  Tumblr

But if you missed the spectacle last night, or can't fathom waiting another 18 years for your next Super Blood hullabaloo, Mic has you covered. 

Below are some of the best images snapped of the big moment:

Source: Jan Hetfleisch/Getty Images
Source: Jan Hetfleisch/Getty Images
Nicoia, CyprusSource: Petros Karadjias/AP
Nicoia, Cyprus  Petros Karadjias/AP
Boston Source: Scott Eisen/Getty Images
Boston  Scott Eisen/Getty Images
Washington, D.C.Source: Bill Ingalls/NASA/Getty Images
Washington, D.C.  Bill Ingalls/NASA/Getty Images
Washington D.C. Source: J. David Ake/AP
Washington D.C.  J. David Ake/AP
Sydney Source: Impressions/Getty Images
Sydney  Impressions/Getty Images
ParisSource: Thibault Camus/AP
Paris  Thibault Camus/AP