Once in a Lifetime Strawberry Moon and 2016 Summer Solstice

by ParentCo. June 20, 2016

It's the first time the "Strawberry Moon" and summer solstice have lined up in 50 years. The summer solstice arrives just after 6:30pm EST on Monday, June 20, marking the longest day of the year. And this year it comes with special treat for skywatchers: a Strawberry Moon... ...You can watch on YouTube once the stream begins Monday night. It should be a fascinating look at an event many won’t witness again.
Source: This Year’s Summer Solstice Comes With a Rare Strawberry Moon | Motherboard



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