Every full moon has its own unique name depending on where it lands in the year. Full moon names were initiated by Native Americans who kept track of the seasons by offering distinctive names to each recurring full moon. Which moon month do you love most?
Blue Moon this month - 2 full moons in 1 month. Highlights of the August 2012 Full Sturgeon Moon! Visit our one-page Moon Guide for Moon phase dates, Best Days by the Moon, and more from The Old Farmer's Almanac.