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Super "Snow" Moon lights up the sky

Posted at 10:33 PM, Feb 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-08 23:36:15-05

MILWAUKEE — You can catch a glimpse of the Super "Snow" Moon if you're out tonight.

It's a "Supermoon" because it's a full moon at perigee, or closest point in its orbit around the earth.

It's a "Snow Moon" because Native American tribes in North America gave it the nickname for the snowy month of February.