India witnessed a super pink moon on April 7, Tuesday night. It was the second supermoon of the year. Bollywood actors like Vicky Kaushal, Parineeti Chopra, Ananya Panday, Karan Johar, Dia Mirza and others enjoyed the beautiful view of the supermoon and shared pictures on their respective Instagram accounts. Also Read - Karan Johar's Two Helpers Test Positive For Coronavirus, Filmmaker And Family Test Negative
The supermoon is a full moon that occurs when the moon is at perigee (the point in the orbit of the moon or a satellite at which it is nearest to the earth). The moon was 14% bigger and 30% brighter than the regular full moon. Also Read - Karan Johar Birthday Celebrations: Little Munchkins Yash And Roohi Cut The Cake as Mom Hirroo Johar Sings 'Happy Birthday'
While Vicky Kaushal shared the picture of the moon and wrote, ‘View tonight’, Parineeti Chopra couldn’t stop herself from admiring the view of the city from her balcony. On the other hand, Aayush Sharma enjoyed the view with his kids – Ahil and Ayat. Also Read - Ekta Kapoor’s Love-Filled Birthday Wish Video For Karan Johar Has Unseen BTS Videos, Pictures And a Lot More
Take a look at the pictures:
While this year has a couple of supermoons popping up, this pink supermoon was slated to be the biggest and brightest of the lot.
The pink supermoon was close to the Earth at an average distance of 363,300 while normally, it is at an average distance of 405,500. Unlike Blood moons that have a tinge of red to it, the pink supermoon does not have a hint of pink.