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Illuminating Skies: Everything You Need to Know About This Week’s Supermoon

Illuminating Skies: Everything You Need to Know About This Week’s Supermoon

Bright skies are ahead this week due to July’s supermoon. The moon receives the “super” prefix when a full moon is closest to Earth—or perigee—in its 27-day orbit. The moon reached its perigee early Wednesday, July 13 in the morning and will reach its peak illumination around 2:38 PM EDT Wednesday afternoon.

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