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Full Moon and bulbs – in Dubai, UAE.


June 24, 2021


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June Strawberry Moon

Strawberry Full Moon – first after June solstice (summer solstice in Northern Hemisphere) Full Moon on June 24, 2021 – in Dubai, UAE.

The name of the Strawberry Moon is connected to the harvest season of that berry in June. June’s Full Moon is also called Rose Moon or Hot Moon.


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May Flower Supermoon

Full Flower Moon on May 26th was the second (and last) supermoon of 2021. Supermoons appear larger and brighter than usual Full Moons: the May supermoon was 14 percent larger 30 percent brighter.

The first lunar eclipse of the 2021 that took place on that day was not visible in the UAE.

The May supermoon is called “Flower” because of spring time in the Northern Hemisphere:  warm weather and blooming flowers. It is also known as the Corn Planting Moon the Milk Moon and the Mother’s Moon.

In the photo below: Full Moon in Dubai, UAE.


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April Pink Supermoon

April Pink Supermoon is the first supermoon of 2021. Supermoons appear larger and brighter than usual Full Moons.

The “pink” in the name is related to wild flowers (genus Phlox) that bloom in pink around that time. It is also called the Egg Moon, the Fish Moon, the Sprouting Grass Moon.


Full Moon on 26th and 27th April 2021 in Dubai, UAE.

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Full Snow Moon

In Northern Hemisphere February used to be the month of heaviest snowfall. Hence the February Full Moon is called traditionally Full Snow Moon.

Other names of February Full Moon: Bald Eagle Moon / Eagle Moon, Ojibwe Bear Moon, Tlingit Black Bear Moon, Raccoon Moon, Groundhog Moon, Goose Moon, Bony Moon and Hungry Moon.

February 26, 2021 is also a day of Chinese Lantern Festival – a culmination of Chinese New Year celebrations.


Full Moon rising on 26th February 2021 in Dubai, UAE.

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