With a clear sky Thursday night and Friday morning, the weather should be perfect for viewing the full moon in the sky. The full moon is actually Friday morning at 9:58 a.m. EDT. Every full moon is given a name. This one is the Full Corn Moon.
According to space.com: — “Sometimes also called the Fruit Moon; such monikers were used for a full moon that occurs during the first week of September, so as to keep the Harvest Moon from coming too early in the calendar. This is the second time the moon turns full in a calendar month, so it is also popularly known as a “Blue Moon.” Full moons occur on average each 29.53 days (the length of the synodic month), or 12.3683 times per year; so months containing two full moons occur on average every 2.72 years, or every 2 years plus 8 or 9 months.”
For more info: Space Watch
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