Events - Event View
This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event.
If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.
Micro New Moon
Sunday, December 17, 2017, 10:30 PM
is not Required
Registrants & Fees
Members pay for their own charges
A Micromoon happens when a Full Moon or a New Moon coincides with apogee; the point in the Moon's orbit farthest away from Earth. Because it is further away, it looks approximately 14% smaller than a Supermoon and might look a little less bright.
Data from US Naval Observatory MICA software, corrected for Los Angeles' local time zone and daylight time when in effect.