The Witches Current Moon Phase for Sept. 2 is Waxing Gibbous

Blessed BE
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 86%

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 “gibbosus” meaning humpbacked


Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 86%
Moon Age: 11.12 days
Moon Angle: 0.50
Moon Distance: 401,485.97 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 150,908,193.30 km



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