Mandan News

Supermoon

July 12 saw the third of the five “supermoons” that would be seen in 2014. The first two occurred earlier in January. A super moon is a new or full moon that closely coincides with perigee, or the moon’s closest point to Earth. The term was coined by astrologer Richard Nolle.  (Dustin White photo)

July 12 saw the third of the five “supermoons” that would be seen in 2014. The first two occurred earlier in January. A super moon is a new or full moon that closely coincides with perigee, or the moon’s closest point to Earth. The term was coined by astrologer Richard Nolle. (Dustin White photo)