Asked in The Moon
When will the next blue moon appear?
Blue Moon meaning 2nd full moon in a month will be December 2 and 31 2009. The farmer almanac has a different definition and I am not sure of the dates they say. A "blue moon" occurs every time the moon appears full twice in the same month. ...
What is once in a moon mean?
"once in a blue moon" means not very often It means periodically, or we can say once in a long length of time. Again we can say, rarely. Although as I remember the saying, it goes, "Once in a blue moon." Once again it means rarely. ...
Asked in Astronomy, The Moon
Is the blue moon really blue?
No. The term blue moon refers to an extra full moon in a month or in a season, not its colour. but even though the term might not be refering to a blue colored moon, the moon can appear to turn blue as the ozone layer (which makes the sky look blue) can act a blue gel which gives a tint of blue to the light coming of the moon Yes a moon could be composed of blue minerals but the...