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.
March 2024: What Planet is Next to the Moon Tonight?
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!
Full Moon in February 2024: Snow Moon
February’s Full Snow Moon will occur on February 24. Learn the best time for its observation and find out the meaning behind its name.
The Moon Illusion: Why Is the Moon So Big Today?
Have you ever seen the huge Moon floating behind the buildings? 🌕It’s likely not a Supermoon but a Moon illusion. Learn how our satellite plays with our brains!
Full Moon Calendar 2024: When Is The Next Full Moon?
The next Full Moon will occur on February 24, 2024; it will be the first micromoon of the year. Get to know all the Full Moons of 2024 with our complete calendar! 🌕
Chinese New Year 2024: Date and Facts
In 2024, Chinese New Year falls on February 10, starting the year of the Wood Dragon. 🐲 Read our article to learn everything about this traditional festival.
The Full Wolf Moon 2024: Is It a Full Moon Tonight?
This year’s first Full Moon (the Wolf Moon) will take place on January 25. Learn when and how to see the Wolf Full Moon and why it's called so.
Supermoon 2024: Why Is The Moon So Big Tonight?
Supermoon – is it worth the hype? 🌕 Find out if the big Moon in the sky is a Supermoon and how extraordinary this event is.
Blue Moon Calendar: What Is a Blue Moon, and When Is the Next Blue Moon 2024?
How rare is “once in a Blue Moon”? Discover the true meaning of a Blue Moon and see what to expect when it occurs.
Past Moon-Planet Conjunctions 2024
Learn about conjunctions of the Moon and planets that occurred in 2024. A link for the upcoming conjunctions list is included.
December Full Moon: Time, Date, and Name
The December Full Moon is the last Full Moon in 2024. So, don’t miss it! In the article, you’ll find the time and date of the Full Moon and its folklore names.