August 16th S. H. Current Moon Phase and Planetary Positions

Current Moon Phase


Today the Moon will be in a Waning Gibbous Phase. This is the first phase after the Full Moon occurs. It lasts roughly 7 days with the Moon’s illumination growing smaller each day until the Moon becomes a Last Quarter Moon with a illumination of 50%. The average Moon rise for this phase is between 9am and Midnight depending on the age of the phase. The moon rises later and later each night setting after sunrise in the morning. During this phase the Moon can also be seen in the early morning daylight hours on the western horizon.



You can use this link to go forward or backward in time for Moon phase information. If you are curious you can even find out what phase the Moon was in when you or anyone else you know was on the date the person was born.

Custom Planetary Positions

August 15, 2019
07:45 pm GMT (Approximately 6:00 AM AEST on 16. August)
Zodiac: Tropical (Standard Western)

Sun:22 Leo 42
Moon:26 Aquarius 00
Mercury:05 Leo 15
Venus:23 Leo 08
Mars:28 Leo 29
Jupiter:14 Sagittarius 32
Saturn:14 Capricorn 47 Rx
Uranus:06 Taurus 37 Rx
Neptune:17 Pisces 59 Rx
Pluto:21 Capricorn 10 Rx

True Lunar Node:17 Cancer 18 Rx
Mean Lunar Node:15 Cancer 33 Rx

Chiron:05 Aries 21 Rx
Ceres:02 Sagittarius 54
Pallas:26 Libra 17
Juno:26 Leo 17
Vesta:22 Taurus 42

Eris:24 Aries 16 Rx

If you need to calculate the planetary positions for a specific use this link

To figure out GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)e to your local time use this link For You Local Time and Date

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