Current Moon Phase for Monday, March 27th is Waning Crescent

March 27
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 1%

The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon’s illumination is growing smaller each day until the New Moon. During this phase the Moon is getting closer to the Sun as viewed from Earth and the night side of the Moon is facing the Earth with only a small edge of the Moon being illuminated. This phase is best viewed an hour or 2 before the sunrise and can be quite beautiful if you’re willing to get up early. It can also be a great time to see the features of the Moon’s surface. Along the edge where the illuminated portion meets the dark side, the craters and mountains cast long shadows making them easier to observe with a telescope or binoculars.

PHASE DETAILS FOR – MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 1%
Moon Age: 28.85 days
Moon Angle: 0.53
Moon Distance: 374,838.73 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 149,314,121.73 km

Source

MoonGiant.com

 

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The Witches Moon Phase for Friday, March 24th is Waning Crescent

HopeMarch 24
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 15%

The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon’s illumination is growing smaller each day until the New Moon. During this phase the Moon is getting closer to the Sun as viewed from Earth and the night side of the Moon is facing the Earth with only a small edge of the Moon being illuminated. This phase is best viewed an hour or 2 before the sunrise and can be quite beautiful if you’re willing to get up early. It can also be a great time to see the features of the Moon’s surface. Along the edge where the illuminated portion meets the dark side, the craters and mountains cast long shadows making them easier to observe with a telescope or binoculars

 

PHASE DETAILS FOR – FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 15%
Moon Age: 25.73 days
Moon Angle: 0.51
Moon Distance: 389,275.80 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 149,186,025.20 km

Source

MoonGiant.com

 

The Witches Moon Phase for March 22 is The Waning Crescent

Moon GoddessMarch 22
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 33%

The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon’s illumination is growing smaller each day until the New Moon. During this phase the Moon is getting closer to the Sun as viewed from Earth and the night side of the Moon is facing the Earth with only a small edge of the Moon being illuminated. This phase is best viewed an hour or 2 before the sunrise and can be quite beautiful if you’re willing to get up early. It can also be a great time to see the features of the Moon’s surface. Along the edge where the illuminated portion meets the dark side, the craters and mountains cast long shadows making them easier to observe with a telescope or binoculars.

PHASE DETAILS FOR – WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 33%
Moon Age: 23.81 days
Moon Angle: 0.50
Moon Distance: 397,817.26 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 149,101,159.20 km

 

Your Current Moon Phase for Monday, March 20th, Ostara is Last Quarter


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Last Quarter
Illumination: 52%

The Moon today is in a Third Quarter phase. Sometimes called a Last Quarter Moon, this phase occurs roughly 3 weeks after the New Moon when the earth is three quarter of the way through it’s orbit around the earth. If you live in the northern hemisphere the Moons left side will be illuminated and the right side dark. For thoughts of you in the southern hemisphere it will be the opposite with the right side illuminated. On the day of the Third Quarter phase the Moon will rise around midnight on the eastern horizon and set in the west around noon the next day. In the days following the Third Quarter Phase the Moon’s illumination will decrees each day until the New Moon.

PHASE DETAILS FOR – MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017

Phase: Last Quarter
Illumination: 52%
Moon Age: 21.99 days
Moon Angle: 0.49
Moon Distance: 403,519.77 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 149,016,837.81 km
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The Witches Current Moon Phase for Friday, March 17th is Waning Gibbous

Celtic PromiseMarch 17
Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 78%

The Moon today is 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.

 

PHASE DETAILS FOR – FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017

Phase: Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 78%
Moon Age: 19.32 days
Moon Angle: 0.49
Moon Distance: 405,011.87 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 148,891,599.69 km

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The Witches Moon Phase for Tuesday, March 14th is Waning Gibbous

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Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 96%

The Moon today is 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.

PHASE DETAILS FOR – TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 2017

Phase: Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 96%
Moon Age: 16.58 days
Moon Angle: 0.50
Moon Distance: 397,987.28 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 148,768,158.06 km

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Your Current Moon Phase for Monday, March 13th is The Waning Gibbous

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Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 99%

The Moon today is 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.

PHASE DETAILS FOR – MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017

Phase: Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 99%
Moon Age: 15.63 days
Moon Angle: 0.51
Moon Distance: 394,109.49 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 148,727,468.72 km

Source

MoonGiant.com

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

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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 DETAILS FOR – FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 2017

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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Your Current Moon Phase for Friday, March 3 is Waxing Crescent

MARRA THE WITCHMarch 3
Waxing Crescent
Illumination: 28%

The Moon today is in a Waxing Crescent Phase. A Waxing Crescent is the first Phase after the New Moon and is a great time to see the features of the moon’s surface. During this phase the Moon can be seen in the wester sky after the sun dips below the horizon at sunset. The moon is close to the sun in the sky and mostly dark except for the right edge of the moon which becomes brighter as the days get closer to the next phase which is a First Quarter with a 50% illumination

Phase Details for – Friday, March 3, 2017

Phase: Waxing Crescent
Illumination: 28%
Moon Age: 5.24 days
Moon Angle: 0.55
Moon Distance: 364,006.51 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 148,336,333.33 km

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Your Current Moon Phase for Tuesday, February 28th is Waxing Crescent

February 28
Waxing Crescent
Illumination: 4%

The Moon today is in a Waxing Crescent Phase. A Waxing Crescent is the first Phase after the New Moon and is a great time to see the features of the moon’s surface. During this phase the Moon can be seen in the wester sky after the sun dips below the horizon at sunset. The moon is close to the sun in the sky and mostly dark except for the right edge of the moon which becomes brighter as the days get closer to the next phase which is a First Quarter with a 50% illumination.

Phase Details for – Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Phase: Waxing Crescent
Illumination: 4%
Moon Age: 1.98 days
Moon Angle: 0.53
Moon Distance: 372,391.33 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 148,225,674.71 km

Source

MoonGiant.com