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Cyber 0 is correct. That is the current definition.

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www.infoplease.com/spot/bluemoon1.html

The Other Kind of Blue Moon

The older definition, which is recorded in early issues of the Maine Farmer's Almanac, states that the blue moon is the third full moon in a season that has four full moons. Why would one want to identify the third full moon in a season of four full moons? The answer is complex, and has to do with the Christian ecclesiastical calendar.

Some years have an extra full moon—13 instead of 12. Since the identity of the moons was important in the ecclesiastical calendar (the Paschal Moon, for example, used to be crucial for determining the date of Easter), a year with a 13th moon skewed the calendar, since there were names for only 12 moons. By identifying the extra, 13th moon as a blue moon, the ecclesiastical calendar was able to stay on track

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Interesting, thanks Happy
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Yeah! I had no idea. I love this site! I would never think to look up stuff like this on my own.

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Doesn't sound like a project they would have in grade 2. (I'm assuming based on the question)

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A blue moon is the name given when there are 2 full moons in 1 month.

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It isn't really blue but yes the blue moon is real.

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Yes, that's where they get blue cheese.

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Had to reference that great answer!
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Cute one lol
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yes in the land of smurfs

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Giggle.
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