Tonight Sees A Rare ‘Black Moon’… And Maybe The End Of The World Too


There’s something called a Black Moon tonight. What is one of those? Well, it’s – understandably – when the moon goes black and the sky goes completely dark. It’s a rare celestial occurrence and it’s steeped in bizarre Occult meanings, religious significance and – of course – comes with warnings of the end of the world.

So sorry if y’all had weekend plans… What causes a black moon? Well, the Earth is in such a position that it casts a shadow on the moon and causes it to become dark. It’s a bona fide science thing. But that hasn’t stopped religious nuts jumping all over it…

A Christian conspiracy theorist group online have been telling of the end of days, saying this: “Those signs are letting us know that Jesus is soon coming. We are approaching the end of our world and the end of life on Earth for all human being. Every day, we have to come closer to our saviour Jesus Christ. For none can escape for what is coming for the Earth.”

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Okay. So here’s the science behind it:

And here are some slightly odd theories behind the ‘Black Moon’…