Full Moons

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The full moon is the lunar phase when the Moon appears fully illuminated from Earth’s perspective. The full moon occurs roughly once a month, and each full moon during the year is commonly known by different names or has different meanings.

What is a Cold Moon?

What Is A Cold Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The Cold Moon is the full moon that graces our nighttime skies during the month of December. Every full moon of the year has a name assigned to it that reflects that time of year. So what exactly is a Cold Moon? Keep reading to find out!

What is a Beaver Moon?

What Is A Beaver Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The Beaver Moon is the full moon that graces our nighttime skies during the month of November. Every full moon of the year has a unique name, and November's full moon is no exception. But what is the meaning of a Beaver Moon?

What is a Hunters Moon?

What Is A Hunter’s Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The Hunter's Moon is the full moon in our skies toward the end of October. Each full moon has a name specially chosen that reflects the season and seasonal changes for that time of year.

What is the Harvest Moon?

What Is A Harvest Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The Harvest Moon can be seen in our skies closest to the September Equinox, usually in September and sometimes October. Each full moon of the year has a special name. But what is a Harvest Moon, and where does the name come from? Why not keep reading to find out?

What is a Sturgeon Moon?

What Is A Sturgeon Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The first full moon of August is called the Sturgeon Moon. The moon's name has great significance during this month as the primitive sturgeon fish is most bountiful in North America. So let's take a closer look at what the Sturgeon Moon is together.

What is a buck moon?

What Is A Buck Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The buck moon is the first full moon that graces our skies in the summer month of July. Not to be confused with the American dollar, the buck moon gets its name from bucks horns being fully grown during this month. Let's take a closer look at what the buck moon is.

What is a strawberry moon?

What Is A Strawberry Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The strawberry moon graces our night skies during the month of June. This moon is the first full moon of June and represents the start of the summer months in the northern hemisphere. Find out more about the strawberry moon with these quick facts.

What is the Flower Moon?

What Is A Flower Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The Flower Moon is the full moon that graces our skies during the month of May. Its name comes from all the flowers in bloom during this springtime month in the northern hemisphere. Let's take a closer look at the wonder of the Flower Moon together.

What is a pink moon?

What Is A Pink Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

Every year there are 12 or 13 full moons, and the Pink Moon is just one of them. The Pink Moon lights up our skies annually during the month of April. But what is a Pink Moon, and where does it get its name from? Let's take a closer look together.

What is a worm moon?

What Is A Worm Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

What is a worm moon? It might sound like an odd name for a moon, but there's a reason behind it. This special moon graces our skies once a year in the month of March. Let's dig deeper into what the worm moon is and where the term came from.

What is a snow moon?

What Is A Snow Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

A snow moon is a name given to the second full moon of the year that falls in the month of February. The name comes from the Northern Hemisphere receiving most of its snow this month. Let's take a closer look at the facts about the snow moon.

What is a wolf moon?

What Is A Wolf Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

A Wolf Moon occurs once a year during the month of January. Have you ever wondered what a Wolf Moon is or where the name comes from? If this is the first time you've heard of a Wolf Moon, then keep reading as we take a closer look what this actually is.