Last Chance To See 'Blue Moon' For Three Years The moon reaches its full phase at a. EDT THIS Friday, marking the second full moon of August. Stargazers won't be able to see two full moons in a single month again until July
In ancient times when man had not quite got round to inventing the wristwatch, the most reliable source of telling the time was the sun, moon, and stars. There seems to be several opinions of who came up with the moon planting calendar first.
A "supermoon" is seen behind the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Sunday, May A supermoon is the coincidence of a full moon (or a new moon) with the closest approach the moon makes to the Earth. (AP Photo/Victor R.