Full Moon to Rise on Christmas

December 12, 2015 - Supermoon

Santa and his reindeer will have a bit of additional light this year, as a full moon is approaching to strech a rise distance around 6:11 a.m. ET on Dec 25.

A Christmas full moon final graced a skies in 1977, and will not seem again until 2034, NASA says.

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December’s full moon is also famous as a Full Cold Moon. According to The Old Farmer’s Almanac, certain Native American cultures have dubbed a eventuality a Long Nights Moon, as a winter solstice kicks off around a same time, bringing with it a longest night of a year.

In a Northern Hemisphere, a winter solstice will occur on Dec 22 during 11:48 a.m. ET.

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source ⦿ http://news.discovery.com/space/astronomy/full-moon-to-rise-on-christmas-151212.htm

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