What does the blue glow behind Pokémon in Pokémon GO mean?

What does the Blue Glow mean in Pokémon GO?

Blue Glow behind Pokémon list in Pokémon GOScrolling through your list of Pokémon in Pokémon GO, you might have noticed that some of your Pokémon have a blue glow behind them.

There blue glow doesn’t indicate anything special except that the Pokémon was caught in the last 24 hours. It’s just a useful feature to draw your eye to your most recently captured Pokémon.

Once a full day has passed since its capture, the Pokémon’s blue glow will disappear.

Sort Pokémon by most recently captured

Pokémon sorting options in Pokémon GOIf you want to easily see the Pokémon you’ve caught recently, you can sort your Pokémon according to the date you captured them. To sort your Pokémon from newest to oldest:

  1. Tap on the Poké ball to open the game menu.
  2. Tap on Pokémon to see your list of Pokémon
  3. Open the sorting options by tapping in the button on the bottom right of the screen
  4. Select “Recent” from the list of sorting options

You’ll notice that all of your Pokémon with a blue glow around them will appear at the top of the list.