LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Halloween will be extra eerie Saturday thanks to a blue moon, the first the U.S. has seen in more than two-and-a-half years.
Saturday’s moon won’t actually be blue in color. A blue moon occurs when two full moons occur in the same month, the first time this has happened since March of 2018.READ MORE: CHP Motorcycle Officer Involved In Traffic Collision On Eastbound 105 Freeway At Bellflower Boulevard
The first full moon of the month occurred on Oct. 1.READ MORE: First Weekend Eligible Adults Can Receive Pfizer's COVID-19 Booster Shot In Los Angeles County
According to CBS News, this is also the first time a Halloween full moon has been visible in every time zone worldwide since 1944.MORE NEWS: Man Shot And Killed By Huntington Police Saturday As Nearby Crowds Watched U.S. Open Of Surfing
The last time a full moon fell on Halloween was in 2001.