Observed April 4th's Lunar Eclipse from the street in Orange County. I set my alarm for 4:15PST and got up to find the moon at about 75% and getting dimmer. Now I know why it is called a "blood moon", it was clearly red. Great observation.

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  • Observed with: Orion 10'' SkyQuest dobsonian
  • Seeing: average
  • Light pollution: poor