2011-03-24 / News

Big moon rising



The largest full moon in 18 years rose over the Newport Pell Bridge on Saturday. Dozens of photographers scattered around the island to get a glimpse of the lunar lamp that appeared 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than the average full moon, according to astronomers. Photo by Don Miller The largest full moon in 18 years rose over the Newport Pell Bridge on Saturday. Dozens of photographers scattered around the island to get a glimpse of the lunar lamp that appeared 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than the average full moon, according to astronomers. Photo by Don Miller

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