'Super Worm Moon' rises on first day of Spring

Exploring views of a rising super moon on the rocky coast of Australia

The third and final supermoon of 2019 is set to be seen on Wednesday, just ahead of the official start of spring in the U.S. The name ties into how "The ground begins to soften and earthworm casts reappear, inviting the return of robins", according to "The Old Farmer's Almanac".

According to NASA, the super moon will only be visible for a few hours this Wednesday and should appear "slightly larger" in the sky.

However, according to the Almanac, most people won't be able to spot the difference between most super moons and typical full moons.

Winter ends Wednesday at 5:58 p.m., the moment of vernal equinox.

Image taken on Nikon Z7
Image taken on Nikon Z7

Worth noting: The moon will be close to full on Tuesday night, March 19, so if the sky is clear, grab your camera and check out the view. Eastern Time; the supermoon will be hot on its heels, officially reaching its full phase around four hours at 9:43 p.m. In February, the largest and brightest supermoon graced the night sky.

The Northern Hemisphere has been gaining daylight rapidly in recent weeks, and in Baltimore, Monday was the first day of the year the sun spent more time above the horizon than below it.

March's full moon is also known as the Full Worm Moon. In fact, it can appear as much as 30 percent brighter than normal. The closest supermoon in recent times came November 14, 2016, when the moon was 221,524 miles from Earth, according to Space.com. The asteroid will fly by Earth at 190,246 miles away, which is actually closer than the moon. This one has been dubbed a "Super Worm Moon" and it's going to look spectacular (weather permitting).

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