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Conditions Good in Michigan to View the Full Buck Moon

Forecasters calling for favorable viewing conditions for tonight's (7/23) full 'Buck Moon'. The full 'Buck Moon' is set to rise tonight. In the Battle Creek area, the moon will appear on the southeast horizon shortly before 9:30. The moon will reach its maximum illumination at 10:37 p.m. EDT, the exact moment the moon will be opposite the sun with the Earth sandwiched in between, according to WWMT.
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