Blood moon eclipse delights Americas ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Mike De Sisti/AP/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel The moon glowed a red hue during a total lunar eclipse. Jay Janner/AP/Austin American-Statesman The moon over the Goddess of Liberty statue atop the Capitol in Austin, Texas. Marco Ugarte/AP The moon was seen during a lunar eclipse over Mexico City's National Independence Monument early Tuesday. EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images The moon over the Juscelino Kubitschek Memorial in Brasilia, Brazil. DESIREE MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images The moon was seen during a total lunar eclipse from the Spanish Canary island of Tenerife on April 15. John Hart/AP/Wisconsin State Journal People in most of north and south America were able to witness this year's first total lunar eclipse, which caused a "blood moon." MARIANA SUAREZ/AFP/Getty Images The moon was seen in Montevideo, Uruguay. Arnulfo Franco/AP A total lunar eclipse over Panama City early Tuesday. DESIREE MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images The moon in different stages of a total lunar eclipse from the Spanish Canary island of Tenerife.