Moon

Do You See A Moon Halo Or A Moonbow?

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It’s late at night, light wispy clouds float gently by as the nearly full Moon shines down. But then you notice a faint, ghostly glow in the sky. It looks like a ring around the Moon, a delicate circle of off-white light with the Moon sitting perfectly in its center. This rare event is called a

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Full Moon November 2024 – Beaver Moon And Alternative Names

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The full Moon November 2024 marks a time when some of the first snow falls in the northern US and Canada. It’s a time when most trees and shrubs have shed their leaves. Frost gathers on blades of grass and beavers begin to build their dams before the ground freezes. Hence the traditional full Moon

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Full Moon October 2024 – Hunter’s Moon And Alternative Names

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The full Moon October 2024 is intriguing, as it is a Super Full Moon. October’s “Hunter’s Moon” has many more associations than ghosts and goblins on one day of the month. Full Moon October 2024: Thursday October 17Peak Illumination: 7:26 a.m. Eastern Time Full Moon Calendar Why Is The October Full Moon The Hunter’s Moon

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Full Moon September 2024 – Harvest Moon And Alternative Names

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The full Moon September 2024 marks a time to reap what was sewn in the spring. After months of soaking in life-giving rays from the Sun and rainwater from the clouds—combined with careful tending from gardeners and farmers—there are grains to be stored and fruits and vegetables to be canned. It’s a time to celebrate

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Full Moon August 2024 – Sturgeon Moon And Alternative Names

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The full Moon August 2024 is a fishy one indeed – the full “Sturgeon Moon.” Named for abundant fishing, particularly of lake sturgeon in late summer, the August Moon also has a variety of other names, each with connections to different cultures and the bounty of the season. Full Moon August 2024: Monday, August 19Peak Illumination: 2:26

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Full Moon July 2024 – Buck Moon And Alternative Names

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The full Moon July 2024 comes when nature is in full-growth.Crops are either ripening or beginning to be harvested. The annual rite of you-pick strawberries wraps up in the beginning of the month and folks in the Midwest check to see if the corn is “knee high by the Fourth of July.” But why is

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