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How much do you know about the moon?

By: Anna Norris on Sept. 16, 2013, 12:29 p.m.
Full moon rising over Brisbane

Photo: Shaun Johnston/Flickr

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Full moon

In its fully-illuminated glory, the full moon is the central phase of the 29.5-day lunar cycle, so you'll see it about 14 days after the new moon phase. Whether or not it causes odd behavior, strange dreams or the appearance of werewolves is up for debate.

Here are the phases from start to finish:

Lunar libration with phase Oct 2007 450px