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When You Should Watch This Weekend’s ‘Tiny Hunter’s Moon’ Rise And Set In A Blaze Of Fall Color


If you’re away from artificial light you’ll see moon shadows everywhere.

As our satellite waxes from First Quarter, it will get brighter and brighter until it rises at dusk on Sunday almost 100% illuminated. However, this month’s full “Hunter's Moon” will also appear to be particularly tiny, just 14 percent smaller than the size of the average full moon.

Lithograph of an astronomical diagram showing the phases of the Moon as it orbits the Earth. The appearance of the Moon when viewed from Earth is dependent on the relative positions of the Moon, the Earth and ...


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