Earth’s shadow creates a blood moon in this lunar eclipse with the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C., Oct. 8, 2014. This only occurs when the Sun, Earth and Moon are aligned, with the Earth in the middle. (Credit: Jim Dougherty)
A resident of Karo district uses a lawnmower to remove ash from his vegetable fields in North Sumatra, after Mount Sinabung volcano erupted.
Mount Sinabung volcano erupts, as seen from Tiga Pancur village, Karo Regency in Indonesia's North Sumatra province.
People walk through a tunnel on the main road in the occupied areas in Central, Hong Kong.