The Current Moon Phase for September 8th is Waning Crescent

September 8
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 20%

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 – Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 20%
Moon Age: 25.16 days
Moon Angle: 0.51
Moon Distance: 391,196.16 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 150,703,343.07 km
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Current Moon Phase for September 7th is Waning Crescent

September 7
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 29%

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, September 7, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 29%
Moon Age: 24.21 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 386,584.00 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 150,741,490.51 km

Your Daily Moon Phase for September 6th is Waning Crescent

September 6
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 39%

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 – Sunday, September 6, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 39%
Moon Age: 23.24 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 381,788.27 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 150,779,295.24 km

Current Moon Phase for August 13th is Waning Crescent


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August 13
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 – Thursday, August 13, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 1%
Moon Age: 28.48 days
Moon Angle: 0.50
Moon Distance: 397,165.98 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,557,942.23 km

Source:
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Current Moon Phase for August 12 is Waning Crescent

August 12
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 4%

 

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, August 12, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 4%
Moon Age: 27.54 days
Moon Angle: 0.51
Moon Distance: 393,216.24 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,584,047.10 km

Your Current Moon Phase for August 9th is Waning Crescent

August 9
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 25%

 

The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon’s illumination in 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 – Sunday, August 9, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 25%
Moon Age: 24.63 days
Moon Angle: 0.53
Moon Distance: 379,345.90 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,658,873.88 km
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Your Current Moon Phase for July 15th is Waning Crescent

July 15
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 0%

 

The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon’s illumination in 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, July 15, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 0%
Moon Age: 28.99 days
Moon Angle: 0.51
Moon Distance: 390,902.87 km
Sun Angle: 0.52
Sun Distance: 152,059,482.84 km

Your Current Moon Phase for July 14th is Waning Crescent

July 14
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 3%

The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon’s illumination in 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 – Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 3%
Moon Age: 28.00 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 386,275.01 km

Sun Angle: 0.52
Sun Distance: 152,066,670.30 km

 

 

Current Moon Phase for Monday, July 13th – Waning Crescent

July 13
Waning Crescent
Illumination: 7%

The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon’s illumination in 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, July 13, 2015

Phase: Waning Crescent
Illumination: 7%
Moon Age: 27.00 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 381,506.45 km

Sun Angle: 0.52
Sun Distance: 152,073,150.57 km

Lunabar Moon Almanack for Monday, 13 July, 2015

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Lunabar Moon Almanack for Monday, 13 July, 2015

 

Waning, Crescent Moon Age: 26 ¾ days.

Ascending Node is at 4° Libra.

Moon in 18th degree of the Sign Gemini, the Twins;

also in 26th deg. of the Constellation Taurus, the Bull.

Moonrise: 3:47 morn. Souths: 11:04 morn. Moonset: 6:24 eve.

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WANING MOON

Time: From full moon to dark moon (approx.14 days)

Goddess Aspect: Crone

Associated Goddesses: Callieach, Banshee, Hecate, Kali, Morrigan

Magickal Attributes: BANISHING Releasing the old, removing unwanted negative energies, wisdom, psychic ability, scrying, reversing circumstances. Workings on this day are for banishing magick, for ridding oneself of addictions, illness or negativity, physical and psychic cleansings.

Aspects of Gemini: Yin, Feminine, Lunar, Negative, Nocturnal, Earthy, Fixed, Semi-fruitful, Horary Southern, Vernal, Boreal, Commanding, Feral, Bestial, Animal,

Four-footed, Dry, Cold.

Spells and rituals involving the Air element should be performed when the Moon is in the Air sign: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius.

The Current Moon Phase Is: Waning Crescent – occurs when the Moon is partly but less than one-half illuminated by direct sunlight while the illuminated part is decreasing.

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Moon Moon, Mother Moon

Lunar Lore

When the Moon is in Libra or Scorpio,

dress your Garden, and prune small Trees and Shrubs.

~Leonard Meager, “The English Gardner”, 1699

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