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The Lunar Perigee is when the Moon is closest to the Earth during its monthly orbit. The Lunar Apogee is when the Moon is furthest from Earth. Generally, the Moon looks about 14% larger and 30% brighter at its perigee compared to its apogee. The Moon looks additionally larger when it is on the horizon due to atmospheric distortion. Thus when a Full Moon occurs during a Lunar Perigee, the Full Moon will look spectacular when it rises on the eastern horizon at sunset, especially with the right atmospheric conditions.
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Closest New and Full Moon: Yellow
The Full Moons occurring from March 2012 through July 2012 synchronize with the closest Lunar Perigees, and thus will look extra large and will produce increased tidal forces. The May 5 Full Moon occurs 1 minute to its perigee creating a perfect "Super Moon."
Later in the year, the New Moons will start to synchronize with the close Lunar Perigees, of course we do not see New Moons, but they will energetically be closer to Earth.