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Super “Strawberry moon” visible tonight, June 24

The third and last supermoon in 2021 will take place on Thursday night, June 24, 2021. This full moon is traditionally known as the “Strawberry Moon”, because it falls at a time when the ripe strawberries are being harvested. On average, supermoons appear about 7 percent bigger and about 15 …

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Greek agencies submit 14 proposals to NASA Moon exploration mission

Fourteen Greek agencies and companies submitted proposals in response to an invitation from the Hellenic Space Agency (ELDO), as part of its submission for participation in NASA’s “Invitation to Exploration Campaign” for a mission to explore the Moon, ELDO announced on Tuesday. Those responding to the invitation included Greek state …

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Rare Sky Event: Moon to Occult Jupiter, July 15/2012

 A rare sky event is going to occur in the early morning hours on Sunday, July 15th 2012.  The Moon will pass in front of the planet Jupiter and its four moons and will block them from our views for about an hour. The phenomenon that astronomers call “occultation” will …

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