Contact Us

The “Once In A Blue Moon” Will Happen Tomorrow Night

David McNew, Getty Images

Ever hear of the saying “Once in a Blue Moon?” Well it will happen tomorrow, Friday, August 31. We’ll have a full moon in the night sky for the second time this month.  The last time this happened was in December of 2009. 

Now, it’s not going to look blue. But that’s most certainly where the “once in a blue moon” phrase came from. It’s pretty rare because typically, each month only has one full moon.

Actually, the moon will turn precisely full at 13:58 Universal Time – the standard clock time at the prime meridian of 0 degrees longitude. Make sense? Nope! Okay, Translating Universal Time to the time zones in the U.S., the moon will reach the crest of its full phase at 9:58 a.m. EDT.

That does not mean, that you won’t see a full moon tonight. It will remain full this morning into tonight, but around 10 a.m. today, it will be “precisely full.” Enjoy your Friday and make it a good one, because the next “Blue Moon” will not happen until 2015!

More from Channel 957

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://mychannel957.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Channel 95.7 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Channel 95.7 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!