PLENILUNIUM ARCHETYPUM

PLENILUNIUM ARCHETYPUM

Do you love the sight of a full moon, and its mesmerizing radiance in a starry night sky? Then you probably also like this painting. It was made by Maria Clara Eimmarta (1676-1707), who was a German astronomer and designer. She engraved this painting with the help of...
HARVEST MOON

HARVEST MOON

Today on saturday september 14, 2019, we had a full moon around 6:33 am in the Netherlands (12:33 am EDT). According to internet resources, it was also the farthest away from the Earth, with its ‘apogeum’ point at 406377 km distance. Hence this micromoon...