ibusinesslines.com
ibusinesslines.com December 19, 2017


Look for December's Supermoon this Weekend!

02 December 2017, 09:08 | Justin Tyler

Laura Mae

Laura Mae

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has denied reports of supermoon sighting in Pakistan in a statement issued on Saturday by clearing that it would be full moon instead. This is due to an optical illusion that makes the super moon appear much bigger and brighter than it will look when it rises higher in the sky.

This solar event will take place tomorrow night and it has also been noted that the supermoon will coincide with the lunar eclipse in September 2033 (a date for your diary now) as this only happens a couple of times in a person's lifetime.

When is this weekend's supermoon?

The full moon on Sunday night will be a supermoon and will be bigger and brighter than usual.

Supermoon Alert! Sunday's Full Moon Will Be 2017's Only Supermoon

When was the last supermoon?

NASA calls it the supermoon trilogy, with the next two occurring on January 1 and January 31.

The day after the moon will be at its closest to earth in the month.

When is the next supermoon?

Those who miss out to view the supermoon in person can catch up with the sighting as the astronomical spectacle will be live streamed by robotic telescope service (Slooh). At its perigee, the moon will be just 222,135 miles from Earth, almost 16,000 miles closer than it normally is throughout the year, according to NASA. If you want to celebrate the year's most super supermoon as a holiday for moongazers, I don't see anything wrong with that. The celestial events will be visible on both January 2 and January 31, but those conclude the remainder of 2018's supermoons, so make them count.




Other News

Trending Now

Is Buying Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) Here Good Idea?
The stock of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM ) earned "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, July 27. With 9.60 million shares average volume, it will take short sellers 2 days to cover their QCOM's short positions.

How to fix iPhone's random reboots and crashes?
Apple Pay Cash is a new service from Apple that allows people to send money to one another through iMessage. A bug in iOS 11.1.2 is causing iPhones to crash repeatedly once the clock hits 12.15am on December 2nd.

Trump says no collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation
In this file photo from March 29, 2017, then-deputy national security adviser KT McFarland speaks at an event at the White House. The document also says Flynn falsely said he did not ask Kislyak to delay the vote on the UN Security Council resolution.

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif to sizzle the show tonight!
Well, if Bhai knows her for this long, we have to agree with him that Katrina is the ultimate dancing queen of Bollywood. Since the power pact trailer of Tiger Zinda Hai has released, everyone has been waiting for the film to hit the screens.

NFL Minute: Eli Manning's situation as related to Ben Roethlisberger
Instead, Smith will try to propel the Giants to a win Sunday when he starts his first game since October 23, 2016. But, if you thought Eli Manning was feeling bad, take a look at this note from NFL Media's research department.

Youngstown's annual Holiday Parade happening Friday night
The ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m.at the Vancouver Art Gallery (750 Hornby Street). Santa will also be available for photos with children.

Smartphone addiction could change your brain
What they found is enough to make you want to drop the Animal Crossing for a few hours. Too much GABA has been linked to side effects including drowsiness and anxiety.