Beautiful orange moon last night in southern Alberta. The orange colour in the moon is caused by the scattering of light by the atmosphere. It usually happens when the moon is close to the horizon because it then has more atmosphere that it must pass through than when it is directly overhead.
Photo taken by my father.
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