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Watch for the last quarter moon Saturday night after midnight or Sunday morning. The moon will be showing us half of its lighted half, or day side.
Watch for the moon late at night now, or in the early morning. When you see it, you might think it looks oddly egg-shaped, like a misshapen clone of a full moon.
The December 3 full moon will be 2017’s 1st, last and only full supermoon. What that means. How to view it online.
It’s waxing toward a full supermoon this weekend.
Many photos of Sunday evening’s extremely thin and lovely young moon. A few glimpsed it near Mercury and Saturn, too. Watch for the waxing crescent in the evenings ahead.
In 2013, an astrophotographer in France captured an amazing photo of the moon at the precise instant of new moon.
How can you come to know our ever-changing moon? The most important key is that it’s a world in space with a day side and a night side.
Everything you want to know about the moon in 2017 – including phases, cycles, eclipses and supermoons – from world-renowned astronomer Fred Espenak.
Half the moon always faces us. And half the moon is always lit by the sun. But, in the language of astronomers, there are no ‘half moons.’
Orion’s Belt and the Celestial Bridge
A grand year for the Geminids