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This happened August 2003. It has already happened and it will not
happen again until possibly around the year 2287.
Links to sources:
Don't bother waiting out front at night on that day looking for "a
moon-sized mars", another pack of lies...
"So it's not like you're going to see something gigantic in the sky,"
he said. "It's not like Mars is going to look like the Moon or
Mars has a 79-year 'close encounter' cycle, so if you live for another
73 years from this day, you might be able to see another close (if not
closer) approach. But it is unlikely to appear as big as the moon
(unless the moon is high in the sky and mars is near the horizon --
then an optical illusion will happen and you will THINK it's about as
big. But still not as big as the moon.
Originally posted by Schmidt1989
I read in an email (yes isharkman (aka dumb[Mod Edit: Profanity/Circumvention Of Censors – Please Review This Link.]), i did read it, its not another one of my 10 year old ideas) anyways i read that on August 27th (yay a month before im 17!) Mars will be the size of our moon. i dont beleive it, but id love if it were true. so what do you guys think?
[edit on 15/8/2006 by Umbrax]
posted by Schmidt1989
I read in an email