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It's a FULL Moooon!

Owen's been all about the moon lately. He's been waiting patiently through the gibbous phase and tonight was the night he'd been waiting for all month!

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mama mia said…
While watching both these posts, I thought about a Raffi album with a song called Mr. Sun...one verse calls on Mister Moon, bright and shiny moon, won't you please shine down on me...anyway, I think it's on Raffi's Songs for the Very Young....wonder if Owen and Scarlett would want to down load from itunes?
Anonymous said…
So, if it was a gibbous moon before being full, what is it called a few days after when it's big and low and orange in Iowa?
erinjohn said…
amy,
it's called a gibbous moon when it's greater than a quarter, whether it's waxing (getting closer to full) or waning (getting closer to new). pretty cool, eh?
blissful_e said…
Too cool! Ben and I enjoyed dinner under that very moon on the other side of the planet. That was my birthday moon!
Anonymous said…
cool. I learned something new. and thanks for the waxing/waning reminder...I always forget which is which.

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