The Mini Moon

I’ve nothing clever or witty to say today, just this beautiful image of the Mini Moon to share with everyone.

The Mini Moon of April 22, 2106

The Mini Moon of April 22, 2016 – Photographed on the east coast of Australia

On April 22, 2016, the Moon was the farthest distance from the Earth and the smallest full moon of the year.  Often called the micro-moon or mini-moon, this full moon arrived less than one day after reaching lunar apogee, the moon’s farthest point in its monthly orbit.

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