In pictures: Sports and the blue moon

The White Sox's Adam Dunn tosses a ball as the blue moon hangs over Detroit's Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski/US Presswire

Friday's blue moon -- the last until 2015 -- saw lots of people standing, but not alone.

They were at football and soccer and baseball games throughout the nation, capturing August's second full moon and sharing their images.

Below are our favorites from Twitter, taken at stadiums around the U.S. (and the world).

[Princeton, N.J.; game was against Wake Forest]

[Hancock, Mich.]

[Piedmont, Ala.]

[East Lansing, Mich.]


[Niigata, Japan]

[Greensboro, N.C.; photo by Zach Morgan]