Perseid meteor shower: Watch now to kick supermoon’s brightness

August 2, 2014 / 0 comments

Watch for sharpened stars this weekend if you’re vacationing divided from a city lights — you might be means to locate some fireballs from a Perseid meteor showering before they get cleared out by a brightest supermoon of a year. And we might also mark meteors from another showering that’s underway, a Delta Aquariids. Send us…

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July’s supermoon was a super sight; don’t skip a subsequent one Aug. 10

August 1, 2014 / 0 comments

Several Daily Record/Sunday News readers common their photos of a Jul 12 “supermoon” in a online gallery. The supermoon materialisation occurs when possibly a new moon or full moon coincides with a moon’s closest indicate to Earth in a orbit. According to www.earthsky.org, a Aug full moon, entrance Aug. 10, is also going to be…

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See Stunning Supermoon Photos From Around a World

August 1, 2014 / 0 comments

The astronomical materialisation famous as “supermoon” illuminated adult a sky early Saturday. According to NASA, a moon seemed during slightest 14 percent incomparable and 30 percent brighter to people who could see it. Get Ready For a Supermoon Supermoon Pics From Around a World Across a globe, people from Boston to Malaysia tweeted considerable photos…

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2014 Perseid Meteor Shower vs. Supermoon: Best to View Meteor Shower …

August 1, 2014 / 0 comments

<!– Like us on Facebook –> However, Bill Cooke positive that a Perseids will still be manifest notwithstanding a liughtness of a Supermoon. “The Perseids are abounding in fireballs as splendid as Jupiter or Venus,” Cooke explained. The space group serve claimed that those in a northern hemisphere will have a best observation knowledge of…

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Backyard Universe: What’s so good about a super moon?

July 31, 2014 / 0 comments

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014 11:50 am Backyard Universe: What’s so good about a super moon? Remember final month when some media outlets told us that a full moon on Jul 12 would be a “super moon”? The tenure “super moon” has flush usually recently and generally relates to a full moon that falls nearest…

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Close encounters and a super moon

July 31, 2014 / 0 comments

NASA PHOTO Skywatch The Pleiades, in a Hubble Space Telescope photo. Posted: Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 3:15 am Close encounters and a super moon By DENNIS HERRMANN Skywatch My Eastern Shore, Maryland The sky’s dual brightest planets, Venus and Jupiter, will give us a superb and of a both of them in mid-August. It is…

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A ‘Super’ Supermoon, Perseids, A Comet Rendezvous And More Astronomical …

July 31, 2014 / 0 comments

August might be a best month for astronomy fans. Stargazers can demeanour brazen to a “super” supermoon, a and of Venus and Jupiter and a annual Perseid meteor shower. The European Space Agency also has an critical miracle in Aug as a comet-hunting Rosetta booster will event with comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The Perseids is one a…

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Great Super Moon observation in a Shenandoah with NASA Ambassador

July 30, 2014 / 0 comments

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August Supermoon and Perseid Meteor Shower to ‘Face Off for Beautiful Cosmic …

July 30, 2014 / 0 comments

The biggest and brightest supermoon of a year is to coincide with a biggest and brightest meteor shower. Nasa pronounced a dual vast shows will “face off” between 10 and 13 August, ensuing in what should be a pleasing night sky. A supermoon occurs when a full moon is closer to Earth in a normal circuit…

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Perseid meteors can still be seen opposite a supermoon

July 29, 2014 / 0 comments

In August, a Perseid meteor showering will be coinciding with a Moon that appears scarcely splendid and vast in a night sky. During a rise of a normal Perseid shower, adult to 120 sharpened stars could be seen each hour. However, with a supposed supermoon on Aug 10, that series could tumble to around 30…

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