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Cincinnati Observatory shows all moons are not equal

Image of the Supermoon from NASA Image of the Supermoon from NASA
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

Are all phases of the moons the same? See the difference at Supermoon 2013.

The Cincinnati Observatory will host a viewing of the "Supermoon" on Saturday, June 22, from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. 

The Supermoon will rise at 8:20 p.m., making the moon seem 14 percent bigger in the sky, according to the Cincinnati observatory.

Visitors can expect tours of two observatory buildings and viewings of Venus and Saturn through historic telescopes, if weather permits.

Admission is $5.00 and no reservations are needed. For more information, call 513-321-5186 or visit http://www.cincinnatiobservatory.org.

 

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