UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: Blue Moon over Southport on Tuesday evening

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Blue Moon over Southport on Tuesday evening

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Blue Moon over Southport on Tuesday evening.

This month's full moon, which rises on Tuesday (Aug. 20), is not just a Blue Moon — it's also the Full Sturgeon Moon, the Full Red Moon, the Green Corn Moon and the Grain Moon.
Today's full moon qualifies as a Blue Moon because it's the third full moon in a season with four (most seasons have only three). Historically, there have been two different definitions of a Blue Moon.
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