Snow moon to light up the sky this weekend
A snow moon will light up the sky this weekend.
the moon will appear from Friday evening into Monday morning. It will be the fullest at 2:33 a.m. ET on Sunday.
Native American tribes refer to the second full moon of winter as the "snow moon" because of February's heavy snow.
Some experts are also calling it a super moon because it will look especially large when rising and setting.
A super moon is a full moon that occurs when the moon is at the closest point to earth in its orbit.
The next supermoon, will occur on March 9.