Did you see the super moon this weekend (July 12)? Looks like European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst, got some great shots from the International Space Station.
July’s full moon peaked just after the “perigee,” or the point when the moon is closest to Earth in its elliptical orbit. To the delight of night sky photographers, the result was an amazing “supermoon” that appeared much brighter and closer than a typical full moon.
If you did miss the super moon this weekend, don’t worry you still have a few more chances to see it this year. Check out this video for more details: