Signs In The Sun, Moon And Stars: 2020 To See Halloween Blue Moon, 2 Super Moons And More

Jasper and Sardine

In this July 31, 2015, file photo, a blue moon rises behind the torch of the Statue of Liberty. A blue moon happens when the moon rises in its full stage twice during the same month. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

For those who like to watch the heavens for celestial events, 2020 just may be your year. It might be a good time to invest in a good telescope.

The Sacramento Bee reports this year there will be 13 full moons, including two Supermoons. There will also be two full moons in one month. In that instance, the second full moon is called a “Blue Moon” and will make its appearance on Halloween, just days before the 2020 presidential election.

The first moon of 2020 which is scheduled to rise on Jan. 10 is known as the “Full Wolf Moon.” According to the Farmer’s Almanac, this moon gets its name from the howling of the wolves during the cold winter nights outside of Native American villages.

The rarest occurrence will be in October when we will see a full moon on Oct. 1 and a “Blue Moon” on Oct…

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