There will be a rare full moon on Christmas Day this year – The first since 1977

There will be a rare full moon on Christmas Day this year.

This is first full moon on Christmas Day since 1977. And the next extraordinary sky event will only happen in 2034 again.

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Moon at Cerro San Cristóbal, Santiago de Chile on December 16, 2105 by Roberto Antezana

A rare Full Moon will rise on Christmas this year. This is the first time since 1977 and will only occur in 20134 again.

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The Chrismas Full Mooon 2015 will also pass behind the Christ statue at the Parque Metropolitano of Santiago de Chile. Photo by Roberto Antezana

The December’s Full Moon is called either the Full Cold Moon or the Long Nights Moon by Native American tribes.

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This gigantic park is really the best place to have a view over the capital city of Chile. Photo by Roberto Antezana

The Full Moon will be in its fullest size at 6:11 a.m. on Dec. 25 across the world. But for those in the U.S., the rare Full Moon will be best viewed on Christmas Eve.

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This Christmas Full Moon will be another awesome sky phenomenon around the world. Photo by Roberto Antezana

People can check when the Christmas moon will be fullest in their location by checking time and date.

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