Astrology of Today – January 18, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

Astrology of Today – January 18, 2016

Summary:

  • The Moon is in Taurus all day (until Tuesday, January 19th, at 4:12 AM).
  • The Moon is waxing and in its First Quarter phase.
  • A First Quarter Moon occurred on the 16th, and a Full Moon will occur on the 23rd.
  • Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from January 5-25).

The Witches Moon Phase for November 19th is First Quarter

Unicorns and FairiesNovember 19
First Quarter
Illumination: 53%

 

The Moon today is in a First Quarter phase. This phase occurs roughly 7 days after the New Moon when the earth is one quarter of the way through it’s orbit around the earth. Exactly half the moon will be illuminated and half dark. On the day of the First Quarter phase the moon is high overhead at sunset and is visible until mid-night when it sets in the west. The First Quarter phase is a one day event and in the following days enters a Waxing Gibbous phase becoming more illuminated each day until the Full Moon.

Phase Details for – Thursday, November 19, 2015

Phase: First Quarter
Illumination: 53%
Moon Age: 7.63 days
Moon Angle: 0.54
Moon Distance: 367,618.90 km

Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 147,832,152.79 km
Source:

Your Current Moon Phase for September 21, Mabon is The First Quarter

September 21
First Quarter
Illumination: 51%

The Moon today is in a First Quarter phase. This phase occurs roughly 7 days after the New Moon when the earth is one quarter of the way through it’s orbit around the earth. Exactly half the moon will be illuminated and half dark. On the day of the First Quarter phase the moon is high overhead at sunset and is visible until mid-night when it sets in the west. The First Quarter phase is a one day event and in the following days enters a Waxing Gibbous phase becoming more illuminated each day until the Full Moon.

Phase Details for – Monday, September 21, 2015

Phase: First Quarter
Illumination: 51%
Moon Age: 7.51 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 384,282.01 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 150,181,289.27 km

Current Moon Phase for May 25th – First Quarter

May 25
First Quarter
Illumination: 48%

The Moon today is in a First Quarter phase. This phase occurs roughly 7 days after the New Moon when the earth is one quarter of the way through it’s orbit around the earth. Exactly half the moon will be illuminated and half dark. On the day of the First Quarter phase the moon is high overhead at sunset and is visible until mid-night when it sets in the west. The First Quarter phase is a one day event and in the following days enters a Waxing Gibbous phase becoming more illuminated each day until the Full Moon.

Phase Details for – Monday, May 25, 2015

Phase: First Quarter
Illumination: 48%
Moon Age: 7.18 days
Moon Angle: 0.49
Moon Distance: 404,294.06 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,535,801.69 km

Source:
MoonGiant.com