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Special Full Blue Moon!

January 31

This is the first of two months in 2018 with two full moons!

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The Blue Moon occurs once every 2.7 years and a Total Lunar Eclipse will happen on this date!

Date: 31 January 2018

Visual Magnitude: -10.89

Moon Age:  14.527 days

Distance from Earth: 361,884.848 km (224,864.388 mi)

Time of that Distance: 08:27:24 CST (14:27:24 UTC)

Phase Angle: +1 deg 1 min 56.1 sec

Elongation (angle of sep. from Sun): +178 deg 57 min 54.8 sec

Illumination: 100.0%

Apparent Diameter: 33.008′ (‘ is arcmin)

Location Night Sky: Constellation Cancer


January 31