(WDBJ7) – Observers will be able to catch the blue moon Friday, this one is not your typical blue moon, this one is seasonal Blue moon.
The full moon for May is known as & # 39; Full Full Moon. & # 39; It got its name because of the most abundant flowers so far.
Seasonal Blue months are said to occur every two or three years.
According to The Old Farmer & Almanac, Blue Moon will reach its peak this Friday, May 18 at 5:11 a.m. (EDT).
If you follow the development of celestial bodies this year, you have seen everything from & # 39; Super Blood Wolf Moon in January to & # 39; Full Pink Moon & # 39; in April.
The next event to note is & # 39; Full Strawberry Moon & # 39; which was said to occur June 17.
Other seasonal blue months will not appear until two years from now, on August 22, 2021.