The Witches Current Moon Phase for Friday, March 10th is Waxing Gibbous

[Gothic fantasy]
March 10
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 95%

The Moon today is in a Waxing Gibbous phase. This phase is when the moon is more than 50% illuminated but not yet a Full Moon. The phase lasts round 7 days with the moon becoming more illuminated each day until the Full Moon. During a Waxing Gibbous the moon will rise in the east in mid-afternoon and will be high in the eastern sky at sunset. The moon is then visible though most of the night sky setting a few hour before sunrise. The word Gibbous first appeared in the 14th century and has it’s roots in the Latin word “gibbous” meaning humpbacked.



Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 95%
Moon Age: 12.66 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 380,233.10 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 148,606,948.60 km



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