Moon Becomes ‘Supermoon’ When It Comes Closer To Earth On Its Elliptical Orbit Than Any Other Times

The phenomenon, known as perigee or in layman’s term as ‘supermoon’, means the moon appears bigger by 14 percent and brighter by 30 percent than usual when it is farthest from the earth which is known as apogee.

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