The next supermoon is January 1, 2014

The next supermoon is January 1, 2014

According to the definition of supermoon coined by Richard Nolle over 30 years ago, and popularized only in the past few years, the year 2014 has a total of five supermoons.  They are the two new moons of January, and the full moons of July, August and September.  January 1, 2014 is the first supermoon of the year, and January 30 is the second.  Expect large tides around both dates.  We won’t have a single calendar month with two supermoons again until January 2018.  Follow the links below to learn more about the supermoons of 2014, about what makes a moon a supermoon….Read More