Archiv: full moon

08.04.2020 - 06:16 [ Space Videos / Youtube ]

Pink Moon / Super Moon. 7th April 2020

This term comes from way back when the full moon at this time of year was associated with the blooming of a particular flower.

Given we as a society dont have the same connection with nature and the phases of the moon, I know a number of people, who wouldn’t normally be interested in astronomy, thinking the moon was turning pink and will be very disappointed even though the moon looks spectacular as it is.

01.12.2018 - 22:44 [ SPACE ]

The Small Comet 46P/Wirtanen Flies Close By Earth Next Month! Here’s What to Expect.

As you read this, a small comet is on its way toward making a very close pass of Earth in mid-December — its best appearance over a period of four centuries.

01.12.2018 - 22:21 [ teleSUR ]

Prepare for Meteors, Comets, Stellar Nights in December

Meteor showers, comets, and planets will dance across December skies and stargazers will want to be prepared, astronomists say.