Private service for Neil Armstrong to be held on ‘Blue Moon’

Seth Borenstein Associated Press 8/29/2012

WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s a rare `blue moon’ on Friday, a fitting wink to Neil Armstrong by the cosmic calendar.

That’s the day of a private service for Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, who died last Saturday in Ohio at age 82.

A blue moon occurs […]

2009 goes out on a blue moon

The last full moon on Dec. 31 was 19 years ago.

by Anna Gorman Los Angeles Times January 1, 2010

Rising over City Hall on Thursday night is the second full moon of December. Blue moons are not really rare, but the last one to occur on New Year’s Eve was in 1990. (Francine […]