Your Current Moon Phase for November 24th is Waxing Gibbous

November 24
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 97%

 

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 – Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 97%
Moon Age: 13.15 days
Moon Angle: 0.54
Moon Distance: 366,288.42 km

Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 147,684,848.93 km
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The Witches Current Moon Phase for September 28th is


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September 28
Full Moon
Illumination: 100%

 

The Moon today is in a Full Moon phase. During a Full Moon the moon is 100% illuminated as seen from Earth and is on the opposite side of the Earth from the Sun. The Moon will be visible throughout the night sky rising at sunset in the east and setting with the sunrise the next morning. The point at which a Full Moon occurs can be measured down to a fraction of a second. The time it takes between full moons is known as a Synodic month and is 29.530587981 days long.

Phase Details for – Monday, September 28, 2015

Phase: Full Moon
Illumination: 100%
Moon Age: 15.21 days
Moon Angle: 0.55
Moon Distance: 363,434.64 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 149,885,767.78 km

 

Current Moon Phase for August 14th is New Moon

August 14
New Moon
Illumination: 0%

The Moon today is in a New Moon phase. During this phase the Moon is to close to the sun in the sky to be visible. The moon rises and sets with the sun and is not present in the night sky. Because of this the night sky is darker and an excellent time to view other celestial objects. Like the Full Moon, a New Moon happens at a very specific time when the sun and moon have the same ecliptic longitude and it can be measured down to the second it occurs.

Phase Details for – Friday, August 14, 2015

Phase: New Moon
Illumination: 0%
Moon Age: 29.41 days
Moon Angle: 0.50
Moon Distance: 400,475.26 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,531,267.81 km
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Current Moon Phase for July 1st – Full Moon

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July 1
Full Moon
Illumination: 100%

Tomorrow the Moon will be in a Full Moon phase. During a Full Moon the moon is 100% illuminated as seen from Earth and is on the opposite side of the Earth from the Sun. The Moon will be visible throughout the night sky rising at sunset in the east and setting with the sunrise the next morning. The point at which a Full Moon occurs can be measured down to a fraction of a second. The time it takes between full moons is known as a Synodic month and is 29.530587981 days long.

Phase Details for – Thursday, July 2, 2015

Phase: Full Moon
Illumination: 100%
Moon Age: 15.19 days
Moon Angle: 0.53
Moon Distance: 375,674.17 km
Sun Angle: 0.52
Sun Distance: 152,097,398.77 km

 

Current Moon Phase for June 29th is Waxing Gibbous

June 29
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 92%

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 – Monday, June 29, 2015

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 92%
Moon Age: 12.08 days
Moon Angle: 0.51
Moon Distance: 390,051.95 km
Sun Angle: 0.52
Sun Distance: 152,088,994.41 km
Source:
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Your Current Moon Phase for Monday, June 22nd – Waxing Crescent

June 22
Waxing Crescent
Illumination: 32%

 

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 – Monday, June 22, 2015

Phase: Waxing Crescent
Illumination: 32%
Moon Age: 5.64 days
Moon Angle: 0.49
Moon Distance: 404,821.17 km
Sun Angle: 0.52
Sun Distance: 152,044,491.68 km

Current Moon Phase for May 18th – New Moon

May 18
New Moon
Illumination: 0%

The Moon today is in a New Moon phase. During this phase the Moon is to close to the sun in the sky to be visible. The moon rises and sets with the sun and is not present in the night sky. Because of this the night sky is darker and an excellent time to view other celestial objects. Like the Full Moon, a New Moon happens at a very specific time when the sun and moon have the same ecliptic longitude and it can be measured down to the second it occurs.

Phase Details for – Monday, May 18, 2015

Phase: New Moon
Illumination: 0%
Moon Age: 0.36 days
Moon Angle: 0.53
Moon Distance: 376,892.78 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,334,398.14 km

Current Moon Phase for May 4th is Full Moon

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May 4
Full Moon
Illumination: 100%

The Moon today is in a Full Moon phase. During a Full Moon the moon is 100% illuminated as seen from Earth and is on the opposite side of the Earth from the Sun. The Moon will be visible throughout the night sky rising at sunset in the east and setting with the sunrise the next morning. The point at which a Full Moon occurs can be measured down to a fraction of a second. The time it takes between full moons is known as a Synodic month and is 29.530587981 days long.

Phase Details for – Monday, May 4, 2015

Phase: Full Moon
Illumination: 100%
Moon Age: 15.10 days
Moon Angle: 0.51
Moon Distance: 394,132.99 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 150,860,046.24 km