September 19, 2021

Full buck moon may look especially crimson this weekend due to California wildfire smoke

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — The weekend’s full moon will present a deal with for any stargazer on the market. The Bay Space skies will probably be at their clearest Friday evening, in accordance to ABC7 Meteorologist Mike Nicco.

A coordinated pure phenomenon dubbed a “buck” moon will seem overhead, incomes the title as a result of the antlers of male deer are in full-growth mode throughout this time of the 12 months.

The moon may carry a purple or orange hue in some elements of the US due to the massive wildfires being fought in California and Oregon.

The “buck” moon will probably be seen via Sunday, however Friday guarantees to provide peak illumination.

The moon will begin to rise within the east-southeastern sky over San Francisco at 8:42 p.m. on Friday, and 9:27 p.m. on Saturday.

You may test the time and path of the moonrise in your city on the web site.