August 31st’s Blue Moon

According to modern folklore, a Blue Moon is the second full moon of a calendar month. Learn how this name came to be, in this post. August 2012 is a month with two full moons. And, by popular acclaim, that means it’s a Blue Moon month – but Blue in name only. That’s because a Blue Moon is sometimes defined as the second full moon in a calendar month. The first full moon was August 1. The second full moon was August 31, 2012. The second full moon of August 2012 is the Blue Moon. (link)

 

Did anyone see it? I snapped a couple of pictures of it last Friday 😉 I hope you like them

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