What’s a penumbral eclipse of the moon? | Astronomy Essentials | EarthSky

A penumbral eclipse of the moon is coming up on Friday evening (or Saturday, depending on your time zone). Information here about these sorts of eclipses. Source: What's a penumbral eclipse of the moon? | Astronomy Essentials | EarthSky

About That Snow Moon

Unlike January’s ‘Full Wolf Moon’, the ‘Full Snow Moon’ doesn’t have a long history of mythology, legend, and lore associated with its name, but much like its predecessor, February’s moon was so named thanks to the experiences of the Native Americans, settlers, or other cultures of the area. In most areas of the United States, … Continue reading About That Snow Moon