The 'pink moon' is named after flowers, but the moon, itself, will appear to be smaller than usual because it is at its furthest point from the Earth.
Volcanic activity in the moon's interior billions of years ago may have moved the moon's axis about six degrees.
The moon briefly blotted out the sun for observers in a 90-mile-wide strip of land and sea over parts of Indonesia and the Pacific Ocean region.
This eerie portrait of Mars' moon Phobos in ultraviolet light was snapped by the NASA orbiter MAVEN as their orbits crossed paths.
Today the moon will pass in front of the sun, causing the first and only total solar eclipse of 2016.
It’s unclear if the astronauts ever heard the noise on subsequent passes or if other astronauts on later missions heard the sound.
The reason is the sun, moon and Earth don’t move to the tune of simple arithmetic.
When an astronaut aboard the International Space Station trained a camera on a picturesque view of the northern Mediterranean Sea, the space flyer instead captured a unique effect created by the reflection of the moon on the surface of the water.
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