Friday the 13th and a full moon?


WABASH VALLEY, Ind. (WTHI) – Lots of people are superstition so for them, today is a double whammy.

That’s right – it’s Friday the 13th and a full moon!

According to the US Naval Observatory, the full moon reached its peak at 12 minutes after midnight this morning on Friday the 13th of June.

The combination of a full moon and Friday the 13th won’t happen again until August 13, 2049 and the last time it happened was October 13, 2000.

Full moons in June go by a number of names: They can be called rose moon, strawberry moon or honey moon. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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