This month the Full Moon is on the 24th. The Moon rises around 18:30 in the East. This months Full Moon is also know as The Hunter's Moon.
If you manage to catch a full moon as it rises above the horizon it will appear to look much bigger. Check out the video further down the page that explains why!
No Supermoon this month, scroll down the page to find out more about Supermoons!
This image is a screen shot from Stellarium, a fantastic piece of free software.
The next offical Supermoon isn't until 21st Jan 2019!
The scientific name for a Supermoon is Perigee Full Moon. A Supermoon occurs when the full moon is at the closest point of its orbit to the Earth. The Moon will look much closer and brighter.
The Supermoon is normally best viewed as it rises. The best time to view it is when it is just rising, as it will appear to look much larger.
The video to the left explains what a Supermoon is!