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IN PHOTOS: Pink Moon dazzles in the night sky

Apr 19, 2019 - 11:01 PM

Here are some photos of the Pink Moon taken from different parts of the Philippines

SPLENDID. The Pink Moon brilliantly dazzles in Clark, Pampanga on Friday night, April 19. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

Here's why the Pink Moon on April 19 won't be pink

Apr 18, 2019 - 9:39 PM

The Pink Moon will almost be a 'supermoon' because of its distance from Earth

NASA photo

GUIDE: Watching the July 28 'blood moon'

Jul 28, 2018 - 12:55 AM

The longest total lunar eclipse of the century will be visible in the Philippines, and Mars will be right next to the eclipsing moon, according to NASA

December 2017 new moon and full moon forecast

Dec 03, 2017 - 9:21 PM

How can you heal over the holiday season? Monch the Mystic gives us advice on how to ring in the New Year refreshed and enlightened.

10 Christmas stories around the world you (also) probably missed

Dec 29, 2015 - 1:28 PM

Last minute preps for Christmas made me miss the news I read back on people stories that happened during the holidays and came up with this list

Rare, bright full moon on Christmas Day

Dec 25, 2015 - 9:34 PM

It will not happen again until 2034

NASA photo

Can the October 8 full moon trigger Mayon's eruption?

Oct 04, 2014 - 12:54 PM

At least 3 Mayon eruptions happened during a full moon The October 8 full moon will be accompanied by a blood red total lunar eclipse Should we worry?

Thai junta relaxes curfew for full moon party

Jun 07, 2014 - 1:20 PM

Phangan in the Gulf of Thailand near Koh Samui draws thousands of backpackers to its hedonistic full moon event billed as one of the biggest beach parties in the world

RAVERS PARADISE. The Full Moon Party is attended predominantly by young western travelers and has been held for more than 25 years. From its beginnings as a small alternative gathering, it is nowadays an often controversial event that has drawn criticism about morals, alcohol and drug use. Photo by George Henton/ EPA

Mai Pen Rai: It means no worries

Aug 01, 2013 - 10:00 PM

When the buzz of the city gets overbearing it makes me smile to think that a place like Mai Pen Rai still exists

MAI PEN RAI. I knew we had stumbled into a hidden gem. All photos by Michaela Romulo

IN PHOTOS: #SupermoonPH June 2013

Jun 24, 2013 - 9:49 AM

Our online community sent us these photos as this year s largest full moon lit up the night sky Sunday June 23

'Supermoon' set to light Sunday night

Jun 23, 2013 - 10:28 AM

Sunday s lunar perigee will be the moon s closest approach to Earth this year