February's new moon is both a black moon and supermoon

By Aol.com Editors

Feb 25th, 2018 at 3:00PM


There's full moons, new moons, super moons, even Wednesday, February 18th you could see drum roll please: a black moon!

Each season typically has three new moons in a Weather.com reports, "The lunar body qualifies as a 'supermoon' since it is new and will be on it's closest approach to Earth during orbit."

A black moon can look very dark so, keep an eye out for the thin crescent sliver that shines through before or after the event.



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