Sturgeon Full Moon in partial Eclipse.

Karo, Indonesia
The moon, framed by ashes from the Mount Sinabung volcano, is seen during the peak of the penumbral eclipse.
The phenomenon occurs when the moon moves through the outer part of the Earth’s shadow, blocking part of the sunlight from reaching the moon and causing a partial eclipse.
Sturgeon Moon, August: Fishing tribes are given credit for the naming of this Moon, since sturgeon, a large fish of the Great Lakes and other major bodies of water, were most readily caught during this month.
Image Credit: Photograph by Tibta Pangin/AFP/Getty Images
Source: The sturgeon full moon in partial eclipse – in pictures | Science | The Guardian

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