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| | Earth | Space on Mar 17, 2014

Look at the March full moon!

Images of the March 16 full moon from all around the world

I hope you got to see last night’s full moon. But if your skies were cloudy, you can get some awesome looks at the March full moon in these photos by EarthSky friends from places all around the world.

The moon turned full Sunday, March 16, at 17:08 UTC, or 12:08 p.m. Central Daylight Time. In the Northern Hemisphere, we often call this full moon the Sap Moon, Crow Moon, Worm Moon or Lenten Moon. For the Southern Hemisphere, this March full moon is the Harvest Moon – the closest full moon to the autumn equinox. Here’s more:

Last of the season’s three full moons on March 16

Thank you so much to all our friends for sending in your pics, and sharing them on Facebook and Google+!

Jv Noriega: Full Moon rising tonight March 16 2014 99.84% illumination in Manila.

Jv Noriega: Full Moon rising tonight, March 16 2014, 99.84% illumination, in Manila.

Kausor Khan: Blood moon rising in Hyderabad 1900 IST.

Kausor Khan: Blood moon rising in Hyderabad 1900 IST.

Peter Jones: Tonight's moon, gleaming in lone grandeur, rises over Philippines. — in General Santos City, Philippines.

Peter Jones: Tonight’s moon, gleaming in lone grandeur, rises over Philippines. — in General Santos City, Philippines.

Kausor Khan: A collage of blood moon rising...

Kausor Khan: A collage of blood moon rising.

Nikolaos Pantazis: Today's full moon rising over the Acropolis of Athens, Greece

Nikolaos Pantazis: Today’s full moon rising over the Acropolis of Athens, Greece

Abhinav Singhai: Full Moon captured at India Gate (War memorial.)

Abhinav Singhai: Full Moon captured at India Gate (war memorial.)

Mohamed Laaïfat Photographies: Moonrise in Normandy tonight

Mohamed Laaïfat Photographies: Moonrise in Normandy tonight

Annie Lewis: I wasn't ready for this, but it's a curious photo. You can even see the contrail. Madrid, Spain.

Annie Lewis: I wasn’t ready for this, but it’s a curious photo. You can even see the contrail. Madrid, Spain.

Christo Meintjes: The moon today after sunset over Pretoria City,South Africa.

Christo Meintjes: The moon today after sunset over Pretoria City, South Africa.

Jean-Baptiste Feldmann: Full moon on Sunday. 75th day of the year, the full moon occurred at 17:10, while our natural satellite was exactly 395635 km of us. This full moon of the month of March is also called full moon Raven or the Sap.

Jean-Baptiste Feldmann: Full moon on Sunday. 75th day of the year, the full moon occurred at 17:10, while our natural satellite was exactly 395635 km from us… This full moon of the month of March is also called full moon Raven or the Sap.

Mike Rininger: Tonight's moon at about 10:45pm in the Michigan sky.

Mike Rininger: Tonight’s moon at about 10:45pm in the Michigan sky.

Joe Randall: Full Crow Moon. Garden of the Gods, Colorado

Joe Randall: Full Crow Moon. Garden of the Gods, Colorado

Irenilda M. Neves: Full Moon Tonight, Vila Velha ES Brazil, March 16, 2014

Irenilda M. Neves: Full Moon Tonight, Vila Velha ES Brazil

Arizona Gals: Arizona Moon

Arizona Gals: Arizona Moon

Bruce Tennant: March 16 7:20 pm local time Moonrise over Santiago Peak as seen from Alamitos Bay, Long Beach, California

Bruce Tennant: March 16 7:20 pm local time Moonrise over Santiago Peak as seen from Alamitos Bay, Long Beach, California