Category Archives: Moon

Moon Day Monday

National Moon Day is celebrated annually on July 20 and commemorates the day, forty-six years ago, when Apollo 11 landed the Terrans, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the moon. Armstrong was the first to step onto the lunar surface, … Continue reading

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Things Are Looking Up

Look up in the sky tonight (if you live in the Western half of the US, like I do).  The planets are showing off in the heavens tonight.  Mercury will be visible after sunset.  Look for it about 45 to … Continue reading

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Mondo Moon Weekend

On Saturday, the full moon will be a biggie.  According to ( ), the moon will be closer to earth than any time in the last 18 years.  The event is what astronomers call a “perigean full moon.” Due … Continue reading

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