The full moon of September, called the Harvest Moon, will grace the skies Sept. 24-25, just two days after the autumn equinox.
Depending on your time zone, the September equinox comes on September 22 or 23. And the September full moon comes on the night of September 24-25 for the Americas.
What is a Harvest Moon? In skylore, the Harvest Moon is the full moon closest to the autumn equinox.
Harvest Moon is just a name. But this full moon does have special characteristics, related to the time of moonrise. Nature is particularly cooperative in giving us full-looking moons near the horizon after sunset, for several evenings in a row, around the time of the Harvest Moon.
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