Monday, November 14, 2016
Monday Night Peak For Supermoon
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Weather-permitting, we’ll be in for a beautiful treat in the sky on November 14, according to NASA.
But Meteorologist Chelsea Ingram says that due to expected cloud cover for November 14, the night of November 13 may be the best time for Baltimore-area skywatchers to see it.
A supermoon, which has become a popular term in the past few years, results from the moon’s orbit being elliptical, or oval-shaped.
That said, here’s what creates the effect of a supermoon, when the moon appears much bigger and brighter than normal:
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