In Northern Hemisphere February used to be the month of heaviest snowfall. Hence the February Full Moon is called traditionally Full Snow Moon.
Other names of February Full Moon: Bald Eagle Moon / Eagle Moon, Ojibwe Bear Moon, Tlingit Black Bear Moon, Raccoon Moon, Groundhog Moon, Goose Moon, Bony Moon and Hungry Moon.
February 26, 2021 is also a day of Chinese Lantern Festival – a culmination of Chinese New Year celebrations.
- Full Moons in 2021: Full Wolf Moon (January) | Full Snow Moon (February) | March Worm Moon 2021 | April Pink Supermoon | May Flower Supermoon | June Strawberry Moon | July Buck Moon | August Sturgeon Moon – Blue Moon | September Harvest Moon | October Hunter’s Moon | Full Beaver Moon (November) | December Cold Moon
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