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The Full Moon: July


Full Buck Moon Facts and Folklore

This month, learn about the Full Buck Moon—and why July is such an important month in Moon history!

Each month, we will explain the traditional names of the full Moon along with some fascinating Moon facts.

See our full July Moon Guide here.

Marilyn Irwin (not verified)

4 years 2 months ago

In the video about the Buck Full Moon, you show an elk. A male elk is called a bull not a buck. A male deer is called a buck. To be correct, you should have a picture of a deer.

Josette,Sté El… (not verified)

8 years 1 month ago

Have learned what is Blue Moon. Fabulous explanation. Thank You!

edwardmurray (not verified)

11 years 2 months ago

Hi Amy. Your Moon vids are great!! I am enjoying them very much. This morning I posted a question about the recent full moon and was wondering if you knew the answer. When you get a moment ... Thanks! Ed

Hi, Ed, The full Moon always rises at sunset. You may enjoy this article: