Full Snow Moon, smallest ‘micromoon’ of 2023, dazzles stargazers

three colorful rabbit characters in front of full moon in background


The full moon of February shone in stunning photos across the world.

From celebrants of China’s Lantern Festival that honored the first full moon of the Chinese new year, to astronauts on the International Space Station, the full Snow Moon turned heads and shone in photos despite being the smallest “micromoon” of 2023.