Strawberry moon history: How June’s first full moon got its name (VIDEO).

Sky-Gazers Looking for Last Week’s “Strawberry Moon” Must Have Been Confused (Video)

Sky-Gazers Looking for Last Week’s “Strawberry Moon” Must Have Been Confused (Video)

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June 7 2015 8:29 AM

The Strawberry Moon

How did June’s first full moon get its curious nickname?

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This past week, star-gazers got a look at what’s traditionally referred to as a “strawberry moon"—but the unusual naming convention once again confused some onlookers.