Omg guess wut! I didn’t miss de blue moon after all!

Interesting.

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I did some research and this is wut I found:

There’s a reason why “once in a blue moon” is a saying and tonight will prove it.

A blue moon is defined as any time there is asecond full moon during a calendar month, according to NASA. While most years have 12 full moons, this year has 13.

Don’t let the name fool you, though. Blue moons are very rarely blue. Most are pale gray and white, resembling a moon on any other night.

A truly blue colored moon can occur on rare occasions, according to NASA, with most being spotted after volcanic eruptions. It’s also possible Friday’s moon could be red.

“Often, when the Moon is hanging low, it looks red for the same reason that sunsets are red, NASA explains. “The atmosphere is full of aerosols much smaller than the ones injected by volcanoes. These aerosols…

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