19 March 2011

Calling all Stargazers

Thanks to a fluke of orbital mechanics that brings the moon closer to Earth than that it has been in more than 18 years, the biggest full moon of 2011 will occur on Saturday, leading some observers to dub it a "supermoon."


3 comments:

alexb said...

Thanks for the tip.
Must charge camera battery.

Frances said...

And the West had fairly uniform cloud cover. Obviously we are disadvantaged AND THE REST OF THE COUNTRY MUST COMPENSATE US!!

Neo Conservative said...

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frances says... THE REST OF THE COUNTRY MUST COMPENSATE US!!"

good luck with that... i'm still waiting for the british royal family to write me a cheque for the injustices suffered by my ancestors during the "highland clearances."

the holdup, apparently... has something to do with my ethnicity.

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