SuperMoon 2020: May’s FlowerMoon

SuperMoon 2020: The May’s flower moon is the final supermoon of the year 2020. According to National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA this particular supermoon will be brightest and fullest at 4.15 pm IST on Thursday, that is May 7.

What is a Super Moon?

It is a full moon that’s especially big and bright, because it occurs when the moon is at its closest point to the Earth.

What is a Flower Moon?

May’s full moon is also known as the Flower Moon. It is called a Flower Moon because, flowers are abundant everywhere at this time of the year. It is also called as Full Corn Planting Moon as well as the Milk Moon.

What is a Blue Moon?

Two full moons in the same month is known as a Blue Moon.

After the Super Pink Moon, we are about to witness another supermoon. On May 7, 2020, the moon in the sky will be the Super Flower Moon, which will be the fourth and the last supermoon of the year 2020.

You will get a good view on the evenings of May 6 and May 7. The full moon will be visible from the evening of May 6 until the morning of May 8.

Generally, there are 12 full moons in a year because one occurs each month. But in 2020, October will have two full moons, one on October 1 and then again on October 31.