While South Africans were not able to view the spectacular Super Blue Blood Moon on Wednesday night, Frank Baden – an international photographer working in the Mother City right now – was able to capture the Super Blue Moon in all its beauty.

A Super Moon is when the Moon is at its closest point to Earth and appears to be 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than normal. A Blue Moon is when there are two full moons in one calendar month. A Super Blue Moon is a combination of the two.

Pictures:  Frank Baden Com

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Nidha Narrandes

Nidha Narrandes is a food-obsessed travel addict with 19 years of journalism experience. She is happiest on a road to nowhere without a plan. A masterchef at home, she can't do without chilli - because chilli makes the world a tastier place.