Sunday, June 23, 2024

A ‘Major Lunar Standstill’ Is Happening This Year

 Hey, Space Placers!

Greg Redfern

You CAN teach an old dog new tricks - at least in my case.

When this weekend's Full Strawberry Moon was in the sky after rising I noticed that it was really lower than usual.

Well, that observations stuck with me and I dug into was it real or imagined by my old eyes.

Turns out it was REAL and caused by something I have NEVER heard of before:

Major Lunar Standstill

In looking through my usual trusted sources of happenings in the sky lo' and behold I did not find ANY mention of this and had to dig deeper to get some answers.

To get the lowdown on this once every 18+ year phenomena read the following stories:

You will be able to see this in 2024 and 2025.

Always something new to learn about the Universe.....

Sky Guy Greg

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