Actual Footage of Super Moon (November 14, 2016)


November 14, 2016 (Monday) - the historical closest of full moon on our Earth.

The full supermoon is a rare astronomical incident, taking place of every one to two years when the full moon coincides with its closest point to Earth during on its monthly orbit.

Supermoon is 14% bigger and 30% brighter than a usual moon.

Image from TimeandDate
The closest occurrence of this has been since January 26, 1948, It will not be closer until November 25, 2034.

Facebook user, Than Meneses posted an actual video of Super Moon, this clip was taken by Nikkon P900 (24-2000mm)

You can watch the video below. (Watch in HD)


What is a supermoon?

"Supermoon" is the coincidence of a full moon or a new moon with the closest incident to make our earth in its elliptical orbit, this may result in a larger apparent size of the lunar disk as we seen from Earth. The technical name is perigee-syzygy of the Earth-Moon-Sun system. The term "supermoon" is not astronomical, but originated in modern astrology. According to a Defination of Wikipedia.

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