Snow moon February 2017: Penumbral eclipse to darken full moon on Friday, Feb. 10

The full moon in February 2017, known as the snow moon, will start out a bit dimmer than an ordinary full moon because a penumbral eclipse occurs on the same night, Friday, Feb. 10. This will be the second full moon on the 2017 lunar calendar, coming one month after the January wolf moon.

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