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What is the Wolf Moon?

HOUSTON — Tonight, the "Wolf Moon" will light up the sky! Just look for the full moon in the northeastern sky. Here’s why this moon is a little different from any other that we'll see this year. This January lunar display got its name because wolves were most...
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The wolf moon, 2022's first full moon, rises tonight

Wolves are associated with howling at the moon -- a common myth that's become widely accepted over the ages. Despite the fictional tale, it hasn't stopped people from connecting the moon with the furry animals. The first full moon of the year is known as the wolf moon, and will...
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Full Wolf Moon, the first full moon of 2022, rises tonight

The first full moon of 2022 rises tonight (Jan. 17) alongside the Martin Luther King holiday in the United States and you can expect a dazzling (if chilly) view of Earth's neighbor, weather permitting. The January full moon, also known as the full Wolf Moon, reaches its peak tonight at...
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Don't miss the wolf moon light up the sky this week

(CNN) — "Owoooo!" Wolves are associated with howling at the moon -- a common myth that's become widely accepted over the ages. Despite the fictional tale, it hasn't stopped people from connecting the moon with the furry animals. The first full moon of the year is known as the...
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Wolf Moon will light up night sky tonight

SAN ANTONIO – Did you know that full moons have names that were bestowed on them based on both Native American and ancient cultures?. According to National Geographic, ancient cultures would give each full moon a different name based on the behavior of the plants, animals or weather during that month.
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Full Wolf Moon lights up the sky tonight

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – If you’re looking for something fun tonight you’ll want to head outside right after sunset and check out the full wolf moon!. The full wolf moon is the first full moon of 2022 and is known as the January full moon. The full moon...
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In Photos: Full ‘Wolf Moon,’ The First Full Moon Of 2022, Rises In A Blaze Of Color

Known as the “Wolf Moon,” the time to catch February’s full Moon was as it appeared on the eastern horizon, which it duly did at dusk on Monday, January 17, 2022. There are few sights as magical as a moonrise in clear skies and this year’s “Wolf Moon” was no exception. It was captured around the world at moonrise and also in the nights preceding our natural satellite’s “full” phase, when it looked near-full.
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What is the Wolf Moon?

Tonight, the "Wolf Moon" will light up the sky! Chita Craft explains why this moon is a little different from any other that we'll see this year.
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January’s full moon: Wolf Moon and 1st full moon of 2022

Our last full moon was December 19, 2021, which was two days before the Northern Hemisphere’s December solstice. This means January’s full moon is the first of the Northern Hemisphere winter season (Southern Hemisphere summer season). And, for all of us, it’s the first full moon of 2022. Those of us in North America often call this full moon the Wolf Moon, Snow Moon or Hunger Moon.
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How, When To See Wolf Moon To Light Up Sky Monday Night

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — You’ll want to keep your eyes to the sky Monday night. It’s the first full moon of the year, known as the wolf moon. According to the Old Farmer’s Almanac, it was named after wolves that were thought to howl more frequently this time of year.
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First full moon of 2022, January's Wolf Moon, rises Monday night

Scroll to the bottom for the 2022 full moon schedule. Kick off the week with the first full moon of 2022!. January's Wolf Moon will rise Monday at 6:48 p.m. ET, according to AccuWeather. Look to the northeast sky to capture incredible photos of the moon as it rises above...
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Full Moon Names (and More) for 2020

Full moon names date back to Native Americans living in what is now the northern and eastern United States. Those tribes kept track of the seasons by giving distinctive names to each recurring full moon. Their names were applied to the entire month in which each occurred.
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