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Earth's moon super prepared.

New York City : NY : USA | May 02, 2012 at 9:09 PM PDT
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The moon will look larger than normal this weekend as the point closest to the earth in two days 5 and 6.5.

Starting from 5.5, the moon will seem larger and brighter 14% to 16% compared to the normal full moon of the year, when moving to a point about 356,953 miles from Earth.

To fully enjoy the beauty of "super white", we should enjoy as soon as the moon is just rising or about to set, according to Space.com.

Along with this phenomenon, the tide at around the world will be 42% stronger than normal, but do not worry about it, as quoted in Environmental Management Agency and National Oceanic (NOAA) of USA.

Previously, each occurrence "super moon", the world again sparking rumors that this phenomenon will lead to natural disasters or other calamities mysteries, such as "super moon" in May and June 12.2008 3.1983. However, everything is normal.

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"Super Moon" this will cause stronger tidal forces by 42% compared to the usual full moon - Photo: AFP
Le Thi Bich Lan is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
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