March 23, 2022 Daily Correspondence Digest for the Northern 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 23 has an illumination of 69%. 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 23 the Moon is 20.28 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: 69%
Moon Age: 20.28 days
Moon Angle: 0.55
Moon Distance: 364,250.41 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 149,134,579.46 km

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Northwestern Hemisphere

The time for these Custom Planetary Positions is from the local time in Los Angeles, California, USA

March 23, 2022
11:00 pm GMT 5:00 PM PDT
Zodiac: Tropical (Standard Western)

Sun:03 Aries 17
Moon:16 Sagittarius 30
Mercury:23 Pisces 40
Venus:16 Aquarius 46
Mars:13 Aquarius 16
Jupiter:19 Pisces 24
Saturn:21 Aquarius 16
Uranus:12 Taurus 30
Neptune:23 Pisces 16
Pluto:28 Capricorn 16

True Lunar Node:23 Taurus 41
Mean Lunar Node:25 Taurus 11 Rx

Lilith (Black Moon):27 Gemini 33

Chiron:11 Aries 49
Ceres:10 Gemini 36
Pallas:14 Aries 18
Juno:19 Aquarius 43
Vesta:06 Aquarius 14

Eris:24 Aries 06

Fire:5
Earth:4
Air:7
Water:3
Cardinal:5
Fixed:8
Mutable:6

 

Northern Hemisphere

The time for these Custom Planetary Positions is from the local time in Chicago, Illinois, USA

March 23, 2022
09:00 pm GMT 5:00 PM CDT
Zodiac: Tropical (Standard Western)

Sun:03 Aries 12
Moon:15 Sagittarius 20
Mercury:23 Pisces 31
Venus:16 Aquarius 41
Mars:13 Aquarius 12
Jupiter:19 Pisces 23
Saturn:21 Aquarius 16
Uranus:12 Taurus 29
Neptune:23 Pisces 16
Pluto:28 Capricorn 16

True Lunar Node:23 Taurus 40
Mean Lunar Node:25 Taurus 12 Rx

Lilith (Black Moon):27 Gemini 33

Chiron:11 Aries 49
Ceres:10 Gemini 34
Pallas:14 Aries 16
Juno:19 Aquarius 41
Vesta:06 Aquarius 12

Eris:24 Aries 06

Fire:5
Earth:4
Air:7
Water:3
Cardinal:5
Fixed:8
Mutable:6

Northeastern Hemisphere

The time for these Custom Planetary Positions is from the local time in Frankfurt, Germany, Europe

23 March 2022 
04:00 pm GMT 5:00 PM CEST
Zodiac: Tropical (Standard Western)

Sun:03 Aries 00
Moon:12 Sagittarius 23
Mercury:23 Pisces 08
Venus:16 Aquarius 28
Mars:13 Aquarius 03
Jupiter:19 Pisces 20
Saturn:21 Aquarius 14
Uranus:12 Taurus 29
Neptune:23 Pisces 15
Pluto:28 Capricorn 16

True Lunar Node:23 Taurus 40
Mean Lunar Node:25 Taurus 12 Rx

Lilith (Black Moon):27 Gemini 32

Chiron:11 Aries 48
Ceres:10 Gemini 30
Pallas:14 Aries 11
Juno:19 Aquarius 36
Vesta:06 Aquarius 06

Eris:24 Aries 06

Fire:5
Earth:4
Air:7
Water:3
Cardinal:5
Fixed:8
Mutable:6