Since the supermoon on Jan. 31 will be the second full moon in January, it's dubbed a Blue Moon, and will occur during a total lunar eclipse.
CT residents will have their eyes peeled to the sky Sunday night as the "supermoon" makes its only appearance in 2017. "This is because the moon revolves round the Earth in an elliptical orbit". The moon's average distance from Earth is 238,000 miles, according to Space.com.
A supermoon is a Moon that is full when it is also at or near its closest point in its orbit around Earth.
The people of Ukraine will be able to observe in the night sky the lunar disk, which will appear larger and brighter than usual.
Astrologer Richard Nolle defined a supermoon in 1979, but the term has really taken off in the past few years. At its closest, it looks 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than it does at its farthest.
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A supermoon occurs when there is a full moon at or near the point where the moon reaches perigee.
While you likely won't be blown away if you look for the supermoon with your naked eye, National Geographic says you may see enhanced effects using cameras with telephoto lenses, binoculars or telescopes.
Mark your calendars: a series of three supermoons will appear on the celestial stage on December 3, 2017, January 1, 2018, and January 31, 2018. But any time you catch a full Moon as it rises or sets, while it's suspended low on the horizon beaming through the silhouettes of trees or buildings, its apparent size might make you do a double-take.
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