Full Snow Moon 2015

Full Snow Moon 2015 Winter hits its stride is in February, and with it typically comes heavy snow falls. It’s these snow falls that inspired the most common name for February’s Full Moon, The Full Snow Moon. During this time hunting would become very difficult and food scarce for some Native American tribes, giving this moon another one of its names, the Full Hunger Moon.

This year’s Full Snow Moon occurs on February 3rd at 23:09 UTC.

By |2017-11-17T21:34:27-05:00January 29th, 2015|Celestial History, Moon, Sky Events|0 Comments

Full Wolf Moon 2015

Full Wolf Moon 2015 The howling of hungry wolves out in the still cold air and deep snows of January are what inspired Native Americans to call this month’s full Moon the Full Wolf Moon. A few tribes called it the Old Moon or the Snow Moon, and it is also know by some as the Moon After Yule.

By |2017-11-17T21:34:27-05:00January 7th, 2015|Moon, Sky Events|0 Comments