Watch the Moon Occult Aldebaran This Weekend

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The first Quarter Moon approaches Aldebaran (left) earlier this year. Image credit and copyright: Chris Lyons

How about that perigee Full Moon this past weekend? Thus begins ‘Supermoon season’ for 2015, as this month’s Full Moon occurs even closer to perigee — less than an hour apart, in fact — on September 28th, with the final total lunar eclipse of the ongoing tetrad to boot. Keep an eye on Luna this week, as it crosses into the early AM sky for several key dates with destiny just prior to the start of the second and final eclipse season for 2015.(…)
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