This April you will able to witness perigee-syzygy moon an astronomical term for a supermoon a moon which is being seen third time in this year. Also known as “Super Pink Moon” the moon will be the biggest and brightest moon of the year.
When will The Supermoon be seen?
The main time when you will be able to see the supermoon is during the moonrise on April 7, 2020, and also during the moonset the following morning of April 8. The best time to see the moon is during the moonrise because it will look beautiful and big at that time. Once the moon will cross its horizon it will be impossible to look at it thus the perfect timing to see the supermoon is at 10:35 EDT when its brightness will be at its peak.
How can supermoon be viewed by people from their home:
While there are lots of special spot from where supermoon can be best viewed but during this time of lockdown when people are within their home the most important thing that you need to have a good view of supermoon is height. The Super Pink Moon can be viewed from a second-floor balcony or window which is facing towards the east at the correct time told above. No worries if you have a west-facing window you could see the supermoon in the morning of April 8 during moonset.
When will be the next Supermoon be seen?
The next supermoon which is known as “Super Flower Moon” will be seen on May 7, 2020, which will be the fourth and the final moon of the year.