Strawberry Moon 2019, Full Moon could glow RED in the sky tonight, What is it and how is it formed? a special viewing bonus. Sky watchers are in for a treat tonight, as the June Full Moon makes an appearance in the night sky. Be sure to look up from your phones for a few minutes tonight to see the Strawberry Moon, which will be visible from sundown to sunrise. Tonight’s Full Moon is the sixth Full Moon of the year and it makes an appearance a month after May’s beautiful Flower Moon.
" That is the message that the universe is beaming down on you right now, so absorb these positive vibes and activate your deepest desires and ambitions. This year, the Strawberry Moon can be witnessed on Monday, June 17. The full Moon will appear 'opposite' the Sun. On this day, the moon will appear smaller than it is and be visible through a shorter arc. The 2019 Strawberry Snow Moon graced the Australian skies overnight.
The best time to see it depends on your time zone, but Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Hobart and Brisbane will have the best view around 6.30pm, with Adelaide and Darwin around 6pm. Perth can expect to catch a glimpse around 4.30pm, local time. In the Eastern Time Zone of the United States, that will happen at 4:30 a.m. Monday, June 17. On the West Coast with Pacific Time, the peak will be 1:30 a.m. On the other side of the globe, New Delhi, India, will see peak time of 2 p.m.
When the Sun appears highest in the sky near the summer solstice, the Full Moon opposite the Sun generally appears lowest in the sky. Before you get too excited you should know the moon isn't going to actually look like a big, round strawberry. The next full moon after the Strawberry Moon is on July 16. It is called the Buck Moon and will ordain the night skies as the seventh full moon of the year. Social media users are sharing their photos with the hashtag #strawberrymoon. Here are some of our favorites.
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