The Sky Tonight Update: Full Moon and Blue Moon

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The Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated.

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It’s the First Day of Spring

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The March equinox occurs at 16:15 UTC. The Sun will shine directly on the equator and there will be nearly equal amounts of day and night throughout the world. This is also the first day of spring (vernal equinox) in the Northern Hemisphere and the first day of fall (autumnal equinox) in the Southern Hemisphere.

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