12’s are wild for the decade’s final full moon


Sjo/iStock(NEW YORK) — If you have a thing for moon phases or numbers then mark your calendar for this upcoming celestial event.On Dec. 12 (12/12) at 12:12 a.m. ET the Cold Moon will become a full moon, according to the Farmers’ Almanac.

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— The Farmers' Almanac (@FarmersAlmanac) December 6, 2019

“The midwinter full moon has a high trajectory across the sky, causing it to sit above the horizon for a longer period of time,” Farmers’ Almanac explained.The final full moon of the lunar cycle this year, and of the decade, is also known as the “Long Night’s Moon” — a fitting title as winter solstice nears which brings longer, darker nights.And to top off the numerical calendar fun, the next day is Friday the 13th.Copyright © 2019, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.