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Are You Ready for Tonight's Harvest Moon?

Are You Ready for Tonight’s Harvest Moon?

The Harvest Moon is the full moon that occurs closest to fall's equinox. This full moon will peak tomorrow morning at 7:13am EDT.

The Harvest Moon is the full moon that occurs closest to fall’s equinox. This full moon will peak tomorrow morning at 7:13am EDT.


Nevertheless, stargazers will be rewarded this evening with a nearly full moon that will be fairly spectacular. After all, the Harvest Moon got its name because it was so bright it allowed farmers to get in a few extra hours during the harvest because the moon illuminated their fields. 

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