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Full Sturgeon Moon

August 22

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One event on August 12, 2022 at 00:00

When:
When the moon is full in August

Where:
Everywhere

First occurrence:
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The full moon in August has many names.
It’s also known as:

Barley Moon (?)
Black Cherries Moon
(Assiniboine)
(Green) Corn Moon
(Algonquin / Ojibwe)
Dispute Moon
(Celts)
Flying Up Moon
(Cree)
Fruit Moon
(Cherokee)
Grain Moon
(?)
Mountain Shadows Moon
(Tlingit)
Ricing Moon
(Anishinaabe)
Women’s Moon
(Choctaw)

Harvest Moon is a name given to either the full moon
in August or September. Because people of different
locations had different opinions about in which month
approximately  their harvest happened.

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Date:
August 22
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