Listen to this clip from a news bulletin describing yesterday’s supermoon:
- What is different about the way we see the moon when it is a “supermoon”?
- From when will it be seen?
- When will it be brightest?
- Is there another term for “supermoon”?
- How far away from Earth is the moon on this occasion? How far away is it on a normal day?
- What’s the reason for this optical effect?
- Do you need any protection to look at it?
- When will we see the next supermoon?
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