3 major reasons why the Super Blood Moon Eclipse on May 26 will be a very big deal

It’s a ‘supermoon,’ the biggest and brightest full Moon of 2021
The “Super Flower Blood Moon 2021” is a “supermoon.”

It will be about 7% bigger than an average full Moon, but that’s not something you’re going to notice. What you will probably notice is that it will be about 15% brighter—the brightest, in fact, of 2021. That’s because it’s the closest full Moon to Earth of 2021.

The entire world can enjoy this special sight of a “supermoon.” All you have to do is look to the east around dusk to see a fabulous full moonrise.

Find out exactly what time that will happen on the evening of Tuesday, May 25, 2021 where you using this Moon calculator. For North America the eclipse will come a few hours later in the early hours of Wednesday, May 26, 2021.