Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Topic Options
#263665 - 01/20/08 09:02 PM Blue Moon on SP?
klcman Offline
The ongoing eruption of the Galeras volcano in southwestern Columbia is spewing fine ash miles high into the atmosphere. Airborne volcanic ash can act as a color-filter, turning moonlight blue. Although it is often said that Blue Moons are mythical, they can appear during volcanic eruptions, so this is a good time to look for a bright "Blue Moon" over your part of the world.
_ _ _ _ _ _ _________________ _ _ _ _ _ _
But then what do I know, I am but a mere caveman

#263670 - 01/20/08 09:23 PM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: klcman]
KC Jayhawk Offline
I hope someone has alerted Al Gore to this flagrant assault on the natural order!! whistle
When you find a big kettle of crazy, it's best not to stir it.

#263671 - 01/20/08 09:32 PM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: KC Jayhawk]
SP Daily Offline
Whaddaya mean? That IS the natural order!

#263678 - 01/20/08 10:40 PM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: SP Daily]
divingcowgirl Offline
Blue Moon, is that the natural phenomenon that usually precedes that other one called "H3LL freezing over"?
Take the road less traveled

#263680 - 01/20/08 10:50 PM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: divingcowgirl]
klcman Offline
Also one of fav Cowboy Junkies recordings.
_ _ _ _ _ _ _________________ _ _ _ _ _ _
But then what do I know, I am but a mere caveman

#263692 - 01/21/08 02:23 AM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: klcman]
J DOG Offline
Pretty good Beer too!

#263695 - 01/21/08 02:48 AM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: J DOG]
seaexplore Offline
i thought it was about the beer! LOL
do I have to get shots to go there? 8o)

#263703 - 01/21/08 03:50 AM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: seaexplore]
lil'red Offline
From Wikipedia:

"The most obvious meaning of blue moon is when the moon (not necessarily a full moon) appears to a casual observer to be unusually bluish, which is a rare event. The effect can be caused by smoke or dust particles in the atmosphere, as has happened after forest fires in Sweden and Canada in 1950 and, notably, after the eruption of Krakatoa in 1883, which caused the moon to appear blue for nearly two years."

I think it would be a startling thing to look up and see the moon in any other way than I have seen it for 40 years. Cool.

#263709 - 01/21/08 04:26 AM Re: Blue Moon on SP? [Re: lil'red]
azbob Offline
lli'red, I think you cover all possibilites. You think that incluces the reason for "Blue Moon Over Kentucky"?
"Hold on Tight To Your Dreams" ELO


Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!

Things to do

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker

TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lil’ Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28
Who's Online
0 registered (), 30 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,743 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,593 Topics
463,856 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 07:16 PM

AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.