Supermoon, the brightest moon in 2016 (in fact the brightest moon in 69 years) will be seen on 14 November 2016. According to NASA, it is a big celestial event. What is a supermoon? Supermoon is an astrological term. The average distance between Earth and Moon is 384,500 km, but varies between 363,396 km and 405,504 […]
Supermoon on 31 January 2014 – the second of the five supermoons of 2014 would be visible on Friday, an organization working for popularizing astronomy said here Tuesday. Space Foundation said the first supermoon of 2014 appeared Jan 1 – making January the single calendar month with two supermoons until January 2018. Friday’s supermoon would […]
Supermoon in May 2012 will be the biggest moon of the year, 2012. It will be the brightest night in this year. It is Vaishakha Purnima (Full Moon day in Vaishakh Month) as per Indian Hindu calendars. It is Chithirai Pournami in Tamil Nadu, Meda Paurnami in Kerala & Boishakh Poornima in Bengal. In 2011, […]
Extreme supermoon, the 14% larger and more than 20% brighter moon was witnessed in India on 19 March 2011. Here are some supermoon images for you. The images are published in Telugu daily newspapers – Sakshi and Eenadu.
Supermoon, the larger and brighter moon, will be visible on 19 March 2011, Saturday, after 18 years. This Supermoon will be visible 14% larger and 15-30% brighter. This Supermoon coincides with Falgun Purnima, the Hindu festival of Holi. This is not but moon comes closer to earth for 20,000 km and then moves away as […]
Falgun Purnima or the Full Moon day in Falgun month is celebrated as the festival of colours, Holi. In 2011, Holi date is 19 March, Saturday. But in some places, it is also celebrated on 20 March, Sunday. Supermoon will be visible on the sky tonight, (19 March 2011, Saturday) . Supermoon will be 14% […]