Blue moon rise at 7:13pm PDT Friday, Aug. 31, 2012....Next one not until 2015! Check it out tonight!!! The last time a blue moon happened was on New Year's Eve 2009. The next blue moon will occur July 31, 2015, according to moongiant.com.
On a Blue Moon (Sept 1 2012) Image Credit & Copyright: Simon Smith Explanation: Rising at sunset, the gorgeous Full Moon of August 31 became the second Full Moon in a month. According to modern reckoning, that makes it a Blue Moon. In fact, parts of the Full Moon do look a little blue in this sharp lunar portrait. Taken just hours before the exact full phase in delightfully clear skies over Nottingham, UK, it features eye-catching bright rays (...) #astronomy #moon