“Cold Moon” over Darlington tonight

Cold Moon over Darlington

The Cold Moon of Dec. 22, 2018 as seen from Darlington, SC. Photo by Samantha Lyles

The “Cold Moon” as seen from Darlington SC! Be sure to check it out, folks. It’s pretty amazing. More info on this rare beauty from space.com:
“The full moon of December, called the Full Cold Moon, will arrive tonight (Dec. 22), a day after making a close pass by Aldebaran, the brightest star in Taurus.
The moon becomes officially full on Dec. 22 at 12:49 p.m. EST (1749 GMT), according to NASA. The moon will be in the constellation Taurus and will rise about 15 minutes after sunset. The full moon happens to occur a day after the winter solstice. The last time a full moon coincided with the solstice was in 2010, and the next will be in 2094.”

Author: Samantha Lyles

Staff writer for Darlington News and Press

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