Get ready for a frightful sight this Friday the 13th.
Superstitious skygazers flocked to social media ahead of the celestial display, which comes on a date widely considered bad luck in Western culture. The reason? In Christianity, the Last Supper's 13th guest, Judas, betrayed Jesus, who was crucified on a Friday, Connecticut College psychology professor Stuart Vyse told National Geographic in 2013. Eventually, those worries spread, according to the magazine.
The good news? You'll have decades to prepare for the next Friday the 13th full moon, which will come Aug. 13, 2049, the Farmers' Almanac reported.
This weekend's lunar display is also the harvest moon, or "the full moon nearest to the autumnal equinox," according to the almanac. In addition, it is considered a "micro moon," which means it will look 14% smaller than usual, the almanac reported.
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