The first full moon of 2018 will be a supermoon, and will occur on Tuesday. Don't worry, January will have another full moon this month, making it a "Blue Moon".
There will also be a total eclipse of the moon then, making the January 31 moon a super blue moon eclipse. Oddly enough, the blue moon will appear ruddy red for part of the night because of a total lunar eclipse when the moon passes through the Earth's shadow.
2018 will also bring another blue moon in March.
Daughter of police victim dies from brain damage
Erica Garner , who became a well-known activist after her father, Eric Garner , died in police custody, has died at the age of 27. With former president Obama, Garner criticized his reactions to her father's death and the slow pace of the DOJ investigation.
That is the point in the moon's elliptical orbit when it is closest to Earth and it makes for a pretty spectacular sight. Today, our lunar companion reaches an extreme perigee distance of 221,559 miles (356,565 kilometers).
So the moon won't be as bright, but it will "take on an eerie, fainter-than-normal glow", NASA says, and could take on a "reddish hue". The eclipse will start at 5:51 a.m. and will not be a full eclipse when the moon sets just after 7 a.m.
Another Supermoon is on the calendar for January 31, 2018. The last supermoon was the full moon of December 3, 2017.
Bills end 17-year playoff drought with win and help
In a nutshell: In their first meeting with the Dolphins two weeks ago, a fast start on offense helped carry the Bills to victory. Unsportsmanlike conduct penalties were called against both teams. -Tyrod Taylor went 19-27 for 204 yards and a touchdown.
This evening, pictures show the blood-red moon rising over Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear. It was the closest approach to Earth since 1948. It looks slightly larger and slightly brighter, and definitely catches the eye. But the European Space Agency offered an alternative to living on weather-plagued earth when it announced in September that some people could be moving to the moon by 2030, and whole families could be living in lunar colonies by 2050.
When the moon is closest, the tide will be at its highest, and the same happens with a new or full moon. If you want the best view of the moon, get as far away from ambient light as possible.
Seven dead as JeM militants storm CRPF camp in Lethpora
Four jawans have been martyred and three terrorists were killed in the fidayeen attack on the CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir. Two militants were killed and reports said one more is in the building that was being hit by heavy weapons.
LG Display has showcased a new 88-inch OLED display with an 8K resolution, ahead of the upcoming CES 2018 show in Las Vegas. This not only includes televisions panels, but OLED panels for smartphones as well.
China's manufacturing sector continued to expand in December, pointing to economic resilience in the country's factory sector. China's slowdown means that for the rest of Asia, the pace of rate increases is unlikely to match that of the U.S.
Inventories are now down by nearly 20% from their historic highs last March and well below this time a year ago or in 2015. Brent crude futures-the global benchmark-were also up, rising 45 cents or 0.7% to $66.61 a barrel, CNBC reported.
It will start off mostly cloudy with temperatures ranging from the uppper 30s inland to middle 40s along the immediate coastline. For upstate NY , east of Lake Ontario, the NWS warned of "dangerously" cold wind chills of -20C to -34C throughout Friday .
The U.S. accepting Jerusalem as the capital of Israel will show the U.S. will not back down to blackmail from terrorists. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said he would not accept any United States peace plan in the wake of Mr Trump's move.
Trump also told the Times he wasn't anxious about the uncertainty concerning when the Mueller investigation might be concluded. The negative reaction continued as Donald Trump's attempt at trolling appeared to backfire.
No flights could take off from Delhi's IGI for almost four hours between 7.30 am and 11.05 am, according to an airport official. Visibility at the airport fell to as low as 50 metres on the morning of New Year's Eve, with flight schedules going haywire.
Kevin and Jesus blow to Man City
In Wenger's record 811th game in charge, James McClean deflected in Alexis Sanchez's 83rd-minute free kick to put Arsenal ahead. Referees have to protect. "Gabriel will be out for a little bit more than one month", Guardiola said.
OSU Takes Win At Camping World Bowl Over Virginia Tech
For nearly the entire first half Thursday night, Virginia Tech looked like it had almost everything under control. James Washington caught five passes for 126 yards, making him the career receiving yards leader at Oklahoma State.
Forecast: It's Cold, And It Will Stay Cold For Some Time
If you plan on heading out for end of year festivities, make sure to dress appropriately for the cold and bundle up. Another push of bitterly cold air will move into Wisconsin Friday night and linger through New Year's Day Monday .
40 killed in ISIL-claimed attack in Kabul
Ten people were also killed in a suicide bomb attack near the compound of Afghanistan's intelligence agency in Kabul on Monday. A local Shiite leader said one of the bombers was sitting unnoticed among the participants when he detonated his device.
Instagram to show "Recommended Posts" on your home feed
Instagram said there is going to be five posts suggested containing links to stuff liked by accounts that the user follows. Recently, Instagram has been focused on broadening access to posts and content beyond accounts that users follow.