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14 Nov – SUPER SUPER MOON

Mark your calendars!
From Science Alert:
We’re about to see a record-breaking supermoon – the biggest in nearly 70 years
The closest full moon in the 21st century.
If you only see one astronomical event this year, make it the November supermoon, when the Moon … Continue reading

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Super Moon v. Micro Moon

From NASA’s Astronomy Pic of the Day:

Explanation: Did you see the big, bright, beautiful Full Moon Wednesday night? That was actually a Micro Moon! On that night, the smallest Full Moon of 2012 reached its full phase only about 4 hours … Continue reading

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Super Moon and Aquarid Meteor Shower

From Space Weather:
Earth is entering a stream of debris from Halley’s Comet, source of the annual eta Aquarid meteor shower.  The shower peaks this weekend on May 5th and 6th.  Glare from a perigee full Moon–a “Super Moon”–will interfere with … Continue reading

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TOMORROW! PERIGEE! SUPER MOON!

Have you tied everything down?
Super Moon is coming!
14%, folks.

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