JC_BLOG_35

“Blue Moon” above Fort Wayne

We had our first full moon of the month on July 2 and, now, our second full moon is on the way early in morning on July 31.  Since full moons occur approximately once every 29 days, it’s rare for one month to have 2 full moons in it.  But, when the calendar lines up just right, and 2 full moons occur in one month, it’s called a “Blue Moon”. This rarity of 2 full moons occurring in one month is referenced by the common phrase “Once in a ‘Blue Moon’.”  Our next “Blue Moon” won’t happen until January 2018…