28 Sep '12, 1pm

Check out the harvest moon this weekend

Check out the harvest moon this weekend

Carole Francis took this picture of the Harvest Moon over northeastern Pennsylvania on Sept. 11, 2011. (Photo: Carole Francis) The full moon that rises this weekend is a special one, carrying the title of "Harvest Moon" for those of us living in the Northern Hemisphere. The moon officially turns full when it reaches that spot in the sky exactly opposite the sun, and this moment will occur on Sept. 29 at 11:19 p.m. EDT (0319 GMT Sunday). When you gaze at the full moon this weekend, think of farmers working late into the evening to gather their crop, because that's how the Harvest Moon got its name. The Harvest Moon allows farmers at the peak of the current harvest season to stay in the fields longer than usual, working by the moon 's light. It rises around sunset, but also — and more importantly — the moon seems to appear at nearly the same time each successive night. For e...

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