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'Super blood moon' glows across globe

The flower supermoon rises behind the columns of the ancient marble temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion, about 70 Km (45 miles) south of Athens, on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. AP
The flower supermoon rises behind the columns of the ancient marble temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion, about 70 Km (45 miles) south of Athens, on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. AP
Full moon rising behind Palamidi castle in Nafplio, Greece 25 May 2021. EPA
Full moon rising behind Palamidi castle in Nafplio, Greece 25 May 2021. EPA
 A couple takes a selfie with the full moon in the background, the second and last super moon this year, called the 'Flower Moon,' as it rises over the castle in Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia, 25 May 2021. EPA
A couple takes a selfie with the full moon in the background, the second and last super moon this year, called the 'Flower Moon,' as it rises over the castle in Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia, 25 May 2021. EPA
A supermoon gives backdrop to a Brood X cicada as it breaks out of its nymph shell on the branch of a tree, late Tuesday, May 25, 2021, in Lutherville-Timonium, Md. AP
A supermoon gives backdrop to a Brood X cicada as it breaks out of its nymph shell on the branch of a tree, late Tuesday, May 25, 2021, in Lutherville-Timonium, Md. AP
A man leaves after fishing in the Missouri River as the nearly full moon rises beyond the downtown skyline, late Tuesday, May 25, 2021, in Kansas City, Mo. AP
A man leaves after fishing in the Missouri River as the nearly full moon rises beyond the downtown skyline, late Tuesday, May 25, 2021, in Kansas City, Mo. AP
A surfer falls off his board as the moon rises in Sydney Wednesday, May 26, 2021. A total lunar eclipse, also known as a Super Blood Moon will take place later tonight as the moon appears slightly reddish-orange in colour. AP
A surfer falls off his board as the moon rises in Sydney Wednesday, May 26, 2021. A total lunar eclipse, also known as a Super Blood Moon will take place later tonight as the moon appears slightly reddish-orange in colour. AP
The lunar eclipse progresses is seen over Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years is coinciding with a supermoon for quite a cosmic show. AP
The lunar eclipse progresses is seen over Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years is coinciding with a supermoon for quite a cosmic show. AP
The full moon is seen during the partial eclipse in Sydney on May 26, 2021 as stargazers across the Pacific are casting their eyes skyward to witness a rare 'Super Blood Moon'. AFP
The full moon is seen during the partial eclipse in Sydney on May 26, 2021 as stargazers across the Pacific are casting their eyes skyward to witness a rare 'Super Blood Moon'. AFP
A lunar eclipse is observed during dawn in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, May 26, 2021.  Wednesday's eclipse is the first in more than two years and coincides with a supermoon. AP
A lunar eclipse is observed during dawn in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Wednesday's eclipse is the first in more than two years and coincides with a supermoon. AP
Residents watch the lunar eclipse at Sanur beach in Bali, Indonesia on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The total lunar eclipse, also known as a super blood moon, is the first in two years with the reddish-orange color the result of all the sunrises and sunsets in Earth's atmosphere projected onto the surface of the eclipsed moon. AP
Residents watch the lunar eclipse at Sanur beach in Bali, Indonesia on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The total lunar eclipse, also known as a super blood moon, is the first in two years with the reddish-orange color the result of all the sunrises and sunsets in Earth's atmosphere projected onto the surface of the eclipsed moon. AP
The lunar eclipse progresses is seen behind a ferris wheel over Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years is coinciding with a supermoon for quite a cosmic show. AP
The lunar eclipse progresses is seen behind a ferris wheel over Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years is coinciding with a supermoon for quite a cosmic show. AP
 A Super Flower Moon rises over the Makapuu lighthouse in east Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S., May 25, 2021. Picture taken May 25, 2021. Reuters
A Super Flower Moon rises over the Makapuu lighthouse in east Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S., May 25, 2021. Picture taken May 25, 2021. Reuters
An airplane flies past as the full-moon sets over Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years is coinciding with a supermoon for quite a cosmic show. AP
An airplane flies past as the full-moon sets over Santa Monica Beach in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years is coinciding with a supermoon for quite a cosmic show. AP
The moon is pictured from Sanur beach near Denpasar on Indonesia resort island of Bali on May 26, 2021, during a total lunar eclipse as stargazers across the Pacific are casting their eyes skyward to witness a rare 'Super Blood Moon'.  AFP
The moon is pictured from Sanur beach near Denpasar on Indonesia resort island of Bali on May 26, 2021, during a total lunar eclipse as stargazers across the Pacific are casting their eyes skyward to witness a rare 'Super Blood Moon'. AFP
The supermoon rises over Maslak, the economic center of Istanbul,Wednesday, May 26, 2021. AP
The supermoon rises over Maslak, the economic center of Istanbul,Wednesday, May 26, 2021. AP
The full moon rises in the clouds over a statue of an angel fixed atop the Alexander Column at the Palace Square in St. Petersburg, Russia, Wednesday, May 26, 2021. AP
The full moon rises in the clouds over a statue of an angel fixed atop the Alexander Column at the Palace Square in St. Petersburg, Russia, Wednesday, May 26, 2021. AP
People watch the total eclipse of the moon at Moerenuma Park in Sapporo, northern Japan, 26 May 2021, as the super moon is passing through the shadow of the earth.  EPA
People watch the total eclipse of the moon at Moerenuma Park in Sapporo, northern Japan, 26 May 2021, as the super moon is passing through the shadow of the earth. EPA
A full moon rises over the 9th century Plaosan Temple as a lunar eclipse was taking place in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years coincides with a supermoon this week for quite a cosmic show. AP
A full moon rises over the 9th century Plaosan Temple as a lunar eclipse was taking place in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years coincides with a supermoon this week for quite a cosmic show. AP
A cyclist uses a cellphone to photograph the full moon, known as the 'Super Flower Moon' as it rises over Arguineguin, in the south of Gran Canaria, Spain May 26, 2021. REUTERS
A cyclist uses a cellphone to photograph the full moon, known as the 'Super Flower Moon' as it rises over Arguineguin, in the south of Gran Canaria, Spain May 26, 2021. REUTERS
Choi Won-suk wschoi@koreatimes.co.kr


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