Moon

The Moon is one of the most familiar celestial bodies in the sky that we're all accustomed to. However, you can never get bored of observing our natural satellite, as its appearance is constantly changing. The Moon can be full and new, waxing and waning, a thin crescent or a fully-illuminated disk. Once in a while, it can even become a Supermoon, or a Blood Moon! Each month's Full Moon has its own peculiar names given to it by different cultures: Wolf Moon, Strawberry Moon, Worm Moon, and so on. The Moon can also get close to bright planets in the sky which is always a spectacular sight. Here, you'll find useful tips on when it's best to observe the Moon in the sky and learn lots of fun facts about our natural satellite.

Full Moons 2024 2.0

Full Moon Calendar 2024: When Is The Next Full Moon?

~9 min
Astronomical News

The next Full Moon will occur on August 19, 2024. Get to know all the Full Moons of 2024 with our complete calendar! 🌕

Bright dots near the Moon: July 2024

July 2024: What Planet is Next to the Moon Tonight?

~9 min
Astronomical News

What is that bright dot shining near the Moon tonight? Find out about stars and planets that can be seen next to our natural satellite this month!

Was the Moon Landing Fake?

Was the Moon Landing Fake? Debunking 5 Common Myths

~5 min
Astronomical News

Uncover the truth behind the conspiracy theories surrounding the 1969 Moon landing. Let’s face the facts and destroy the myths!

Full Buck Moon

July Full Moon 2024: Buck Moon

~6 min
Astronomical News

Stargazers, get ready! On July 21, 2024, we’ll see the Full Buck Moon! Learn how to observe it and why it has such a peculiar name.

Full Strawberry Moon over mountains

Full Moon in June 2024: Strawberry Moon

~6 min
Astronomical News

On June 22, 2024, the Full Strawberry Moon will occur. Learn how to observe the Strawberry Moon and why it's called so.

Flower Moon 2023

Full Moon in May 2024: What Does the Flower Moon Mean?

~3 min
Astronomical News

The Full Flower Moon will take place on May 23. Learn the best time for its observation and find out the meaning behind its name.

Full Moon April 2022 - 2

April Full Moon, the Pink Moon, falls on April 13, 2025

~4 min
Astronomical News

The Pink Full Moon will take place on April 13. Learn when and how to see the Pink Moon and why it's called so.

Giant Full Moon over mountains

March Full Moon 2025: Worm Moon

~5 min
Astronomical News

Explore the upcoming Full Worm Moon on March 14, 2025! Learn why it bears such a weird name and when it’s best to observe.

Penumbral lunar eclipse near church

Deep Penumbral Lunar Eclipse on March 24-25, 2024: Timeline and Visibility

~5 min
Astronomical News

On March 24-25, 2024, there will be a deep penumbral lunar eclipse — deep enough to be visible to the naked eye! Read the article for details!

Man for eclipses quiz

Solar and Lunar Eclipse Quiz (With Answers)

Quizzes

Get smarter by taking this true-or-false astronomy quiz! Are there solar eclipses on Mars? Can two solar eclipses occur in one month? Learn fascinating facts about solar and lunar eclipses!