21 March 2022 Daily Correspondence Digest Southern Hemisphere’s Moon Phase and Custom Planetary Positions

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From Moongiant.com

The Moon’s current phase for today and tonight is 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 an illumination of 50%. The average Moon rise for this phase is between 9pm 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.

Visit the March 2022 Moon Phases Calendar to see all the daily moon phase for this month.

Today’s Waning Gibbous Phase

The Waning Gibbous on March 21 has an illumination of 88%. This is the percentage of the Moon illuminated by the Sun. The illumination is constantly changing and can vary up to 10% a day. On March 21 the Moon is 18.12 days old. This refers to how many days it has been since the last New Moon. It takes 29.53 days for the Moon to orbit the Earth and go through the lunar cycle of all 8 Moon phases.

The 8 Lunar Phases

There are 8 lunar phases the Moon goes through in its 29.53 days lunar cycle. The 4 major Moon phases are Full Moon, New Moon, First Quarter and Last Quarter. Between these major phases, there are 4 minor ones: the Waxing Crescent, Waxing Gibbous, Waning Gibbous and Waning Crescent. For more info on the Moon Cycle and on each phase check out Wikipedia Lunar Phase page.

Phase Details

Phase: Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 88%
Moon Age: 18.12 days
Moon Angle: 0.54
Moon Distance: 369,267.15 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 149,050,031.03 km

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Southeastern Hemisphere

The time for these Custom Planetary Positions is from the local time in Sao Paulo, Brazil, South America

21 March 2022
08:00 pm GMT 5:00 PM BRT
Zodiac: Tropical (Standard Western)

Sun:01 Aries 11
Moon:16 Scorpio 30
Mercury:19 Pisces 47
Venus:14 Aquarius 38
Mars:11 Aquarius 40
Jupiter:18 Pisces 53
Saturn:21 Aquarius 03
Uranus:12 Taurus 24
Neptune:23 Pisces 11
Pluto:28 Capricorn 14

True Lunar Node:23 Taurus 40 Rx
Mean Lunar Node:25 Taurus 18 Rx

Lilith (Black Moon):27 Gemini 19

Chiron:11 Aries 42
Ceres:09 Gemini 55
Pallas:13 Aries 27
Juno:18 Aquarius 54
Vesta:05 Aquarius 15

Eris:24 Aries 05

Fire:4
Earth:4
Air:7
Water:4
Cardinal:5
Fixed:9
Mutable:5

 

Obliquity of the Nine Planets

Southern Hemisphere

The time for these Custom Planetary Positions is from the local time in Cape Town, South Africa

21 March 2022
03:00 pm GMT 5:00 PM SAST
Zodiac: Tropical (Standard Western)

Sun:00 Aries 58
Moon:13 Scorpio 34
Mercury:19 Pisces 25
Venus:14 Aquarius 25
Mars:11 Aquarius 31
Jupiter:18 Pisces 50
Saturn:21 Aquarius 02
Uranus:12 Taurus 23
Neptune:23 Pisces 11
Pluto:28 Capricorn 14

True Lunar Node:23 Taurus 40 Rx
Mean Lunar Node:25 Taurus 19 Rx

Lilith (Black Moon):27 Gemini 18

Chiron:11 Aries 41
Ceres:09 Gemini 51
Pallas:13 Aries 22
Juno:18 Aquarius 49
Vesta:05 Aquarius 09

Eris:24 Aries 05

Fire:4
Earth:4
Air:7
Water:4
Cardinal:5
Fixed:9
Mutable:5
Obliquity of the Nine Planets

Southwestern Hemisphere

The time for these Custom Planetary Positions is from the local time in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 

21 March 2022
06:00 am GMT 5:00 PM AEDT
Zodiac: Tropical (Standard Western)

Sun:00 Aries 36
Moon:08 Scorpio 19
Mercury:18 Pisces 45
Venus:14 Aquarius 03
Mars:11 Aquarius 14
Jupiter:18 Pisces 45
Saturn:21 Aquarius 00
Uranus:12 Taurus 22
Neptune:23 Pisces 10
Pluto:28 Capricorn 14

True Lunar Node:23 Taurus 40 Rx
Mean Lunar Node:25 Taurus 20 Rx

Lilith (Black Moon):27 Gemini 15

Chiron:11 Aries 40
Ceres:09 Gemini 44
Pallas:13 Aries 13
Juno:18 Aquarius 41
Vesta:04 Aquarius 58

Eris:24 Aries 05

Fire:4
Earth:4
Air:7
Water:4
Cardinal:5
Fixed:9
Mutable:5