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Astro Bob blog: Gesundheit! June's Full Moon Could Be a Real Sneezer

If the moon looked full to you last night, it was ... almost. It'll be nearly as full tonight, but carry along a tissue, there's pollen in the air, and it might be playing tricks with the moon, too.

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The same thing that makes your sinuses suffer also created this pollen corona around the Sun on May 30 and later that day around the moon, too. The white "snow" are the fluffy seeds from area poplar trees unrelated to the corona. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
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If the moon looked full to you last night, it was ... almost. It'll be nearly as full tonight, but carry along a tissue, there's pollen in the air, and it might be playing tricks with the moon, too.

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