Thursday, April 27, 2017
" SUPER LUNA CRECIENTE " DESDE ROSARIO - ARGENTINA //// FOTOS: ESMERALDA SOSA
CRESCENT SUPERMOON: In recent years, we've heard a lot about supermoons--full Moons that are extra big and bright because they occur on the perigee side of the Moon's elliptical orbit.
Now, let us introduce you to the crescent supermoon.
On Thursday, April 27th, the crescent Moon occurs at perigee, making it as much as 14% wider and 30% brighter than other crescent Moons of the year.