New Delhi:Supermoon 2022: Tonight will see the biggest moon of the year and it is called Supermoon 2022. There will be four full Supermoons this year. The third of these will appear tonight. The next Super Moon will appear on August 12 next month, according to NASA. If you want to know exactly what Supermoon is and what will be special about Supermoon tonight, this special information will be important for you.
What is Supermoon?
Supermoons occur when the moon is within 90 percent of its circumference on a full moon day, or when the moon is closest to the earth in its orbit. This celestial phenomenon makes the moon appear larger and brighter than usual. This condition is known as supermoon. NASA says that Supermoon will appear tonight on July 13 and it will be visible till the next day. A statement issued by NASA said that the Supermoon, which starts on July 13, will be visible until Friday morning. The supermoon that appears in the month of July is also called buck supermoon. In addition, the July Supermoon is also called the Thunder Moon. Because, it often rains with thunderstorms these days.
How and where to look?
Supermoon or Buck Moon will appear tonight at 12.08 pm Indian time. The next three days will see Super Moon. Supermoon will be on view until Friday morning. After that, Supermoon will appear on July 3, 2023. Supermoon is also called Buckmoon. In addition, Supermoon has different names around the world.