Biggest Full Moon of Year

perigeemoonTake a look at the sky this Friday and you’ll see the biggest full Moon of 2008. On Dec. 12, the Moon’s elliptical orbit draws nearer to Earth making the Moon appear 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than full Moons from earlier this year.

The best time for viewing will be when the Moon is still near the horizon, so be sure to look to the east just after sunset for a truly extraordinary view.

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  1. hi me and my family just went out not to long a go and the moon is really big and i saw a big chunk of rock it was so cool!

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