Live broadcast | The Harvester Moon was observed from the heights of the Barqash forests in northern Jordan

2023-09-29 2023-09-29T10:06:57Z
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Weather of Arabia - The Harvester Moon lights up the sky of the Kingdom tonight and is the last giant moon of 2023, as the full moon will be brighter and closer to Earth by up to 14% than the usual moon, and 30% brighter than usual.

 

What is the Harvester Moon?

The Harvesters Moon is the full moon closest to the autumn equinox, which falls on September 22 or 23 of each year. The moon is high and bright and rises early. The Harvesters Moon may come in September or October. The Harvesters Moon was given this name because farmers in the past relied on... Its lighting extends their working hours after sunset hours to prepare for the current season by plowing the land and scattering seeds before the rains, and therefore this moon was an awaited sight for farmers. It is also called the "Harvest Moon".

 

 

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The “Harvester Moon” is the last giant moon in 2023 to light up the sky on Friday, September 29.

Full moon calendar for the year 2024, in which we will see 12 full moons, including 4 supermoons

 

 

 

This article was written originally in Arabic and is translated using a 3rd party automated service. ArabiaWeather is not responsible for any grammatical errors whatsoever.
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