Posts Tagged ‘Supermoon’

Comments Off on The Best Shots of Biggest Full Moon in 2013

Golden Moon Photograph by Scott Tully, National Geographic Your Shot The supermoon shines with a golden hue on June 23 in this image from Connecticut-based photographer Scott Tully. In general, the most picturesque moments occur in the minutes after local sunset, when the moon rises above the horizon, and then again before sunrise, as the […]

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(This moon, seen from San Pedro de Atacama, Chile, was the largest of 2012. This year’s supermoon will occur on June 23, and appear 8 percent larger and 17 percent brighter) Andrew Fazekas for National Geographic News This weekend, skywatchers looking up at the full moon may sense it’s a bit more striking than usual—and […]