This will be one of the wildest and rare, occult things, as Mars is eclipsed or occulted by the Full Moon December 7/8. Because of its proximity to Earth, Mars is nowbrighter than every starin the sky ,twice as bright as Siriusand a naked eye event.
At 16+° Gemini, the Full moon at 8:08 pm PST, 11:08 pm EST, December 8 at 4:08 am GMT.
The moon will occult Mars in a rarely visible transit which most people will see in North America and other parts of the world. Check local maps, for the magical moments when the sky changes dramatically before your very eyes. It’s called a lunar occultation, as Mars appears to disappear swallowed up by the Full Cold Moon.
The Mars occultation is at 9:42 pm PST Dec. 7th, December 8 at 12:42 am EST/ 5:42 am GMT…
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