Your Current Moon Phase for February 16th is Waxing Gibbous

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February 16
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 63%

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, February 16, 2016

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 63%
Moon Age: 8.62 days
Moon Angle: 0.54
Moon Distance: 370,888.83 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 147,799,364.74 km

The Witches Moon Phase for January 20th is Waxing Gibbous

January 20
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 86%

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 – Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 86%
Moon Age: 11.13 days
Moon Angle: 0.53
Moon Distance: 372,808.68 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 147,206,790.06 km

The Current Moon Phase for January 18th is Waxing Gibbous

January 18
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 67%

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, January 18, 2016

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 67%
Moon Age: 9.02 days
Moon Angle: 0.54
Moon Distance: 366,126.55 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 147,182,688.86 km
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The Witches Current Moon Phase is First Quarter

January 16
First Quarter
Illumination: 45%

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 – Saturday, January 16, 2016

Phase: First Quarter
Illumination: 45%
Moon Age: 6.88 days
Moon Angle: 0.55
Moon Distance: 363,329.18 km
Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 147,161,538.20 km

Source

MoonGiant.com

Astrology of Today – December 24, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

Astrology of Today – December 24, 2015

Summary:

  • The Moon is in Gemini all day (until Friday, December 25th, at 12:26 AM).
  • The Moon is void from 3:03 PM forward (until tomorrow at 12:26 AM).
  • The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Gibbous phase.
  • A First Quarter Moon occurred on the 18th and a Full Moon will occur tomorrow morning.
  • Mercury is in its shadow phase (Mercury will be retrograde from January 5-25, 2016).

Astrology of Today – November 25, 2015

 

 

 

 

Astrology of Today – November 25, 2015

Summary:

  • The Moon is in Taurus until 12:15 PM.
  • The Moon is void until 12:15 PM (since yesterday at 8:25 PM).
  • The Moon is in Gemini from 12:15 PM forward (until Friday, November 27th, at 2:26 PM).
  • The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Gibbous phase until 5:44 PM / the Moon is waning and in its Full Moon phase from 5:44 PM forward.
  • A Full Moon occurs today at 5:44 PM, in the sign of Gemini.

 

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

The Witches Current Moon Phase for October 26th – Waxing Gibbous

A Midsummer's DreamOctober 26
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 99%

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, October 26, 2015

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 99%
Moon Age: 13.61 days
Moon Angle: 0.55
Moon Distance: 363,733.80 km

Sun Angle: 0.54
Sun Distance: 148,699,776.78 km

 

Current Moon Phase for August 28th is Waxing Gibbous

August 28
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 98%

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 “gibbosus” meaning humpbacked.

Phase Details for – Friday, August 28, 2015

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 98%
Moon Age: 13.29 days
Moon Angle: 0.54
Moon Distance: 368,365.96 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,102,395.27 km

Your Current Moon Phase for Tuesday, Aug. 25th is Waxing Gibbous

August 25
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 77%

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, August 25, 2015

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 77%
Moon Age: 10.03 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 381,355.83 km

Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,202,458.56 km

Your Current Moon Phase for July 28th is Waxing Gibbous

July 28
Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 89%

 

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 “gibbosus” meaning humpbacked.

Phase Details for – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 89%
Moon Age: 11.56 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 383,257.47 km
Sun Angle: 0.53
Sun Distance: 151,902,824.52 km

Current Moon Phase for June 30th is Waxing Gibbous

June 30
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, June 30, 2015

Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Illumination: 97%
Moon Age: 13.09 days
Moon Angle: 0.52
Moon Distance: 385,257.86 km
Sun Angle: 0.52
Sun Distance: 152,092,510.22 km

fc58b-wish-upon-a-harvest-moonLunabar Moon Almanack for Tuesday, 30 June, 2015

 
Waxing, Gibbous Moon          Age: 13 ½ days.
Ascending Node is at 5° Libra.
Moon in 14th degree of the Sign Sagittarius, the Bowman;
also in 7th deg. of the Constellation Ophiuchus, the Serpent-Holder.
Moonset: 4:37 morn.  Moonrise: 7:04 eve.

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Aspects of Sagittarius: Yang, Masculine, Solar, Positive, Diurnal, Fiery, Mutable, Barren, Horary Eastern, Autumnal, Austral, Obeying, Double, Double-Bodied, Dual, Bicorporeal, Feral, Bestial, Animal, Four-footed, Dry, Vocal (first half only), Bitter, Hot.
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The Current Moon Phase Is: Waxing Gibbous

Waxing Gibbous – when the Moon is more than one-half but not fully illuminated by direct sunlight while the illuminated part is increasing.

Time: From New Moon To Full (Approx. 14 Days)

Symbolic of growth, manifestation, attainment, gravidity (heavy with child – both philosophical and literal).

Goddess Aspect: Maiden

Associated Goddesses: Artemis, Branwen, Eriu, Nymph, Epona

Magickal Attributes: Invoking Beginnings, New Projects, Ideas, Inspiriation, Energy, Vitality, Freedom.

Workings On This Day Are For “Constructive” Magick (Love, Wealth, Success, Courage, Friendship, Luck Or Health.)

Spells and rituals involving the Fire element should be performed when the Moon is in a Fire sign: Aries, Leo, Sagittarius.

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Moon Moon, Mother Moon
Lunar Lore
The Moon in conjunction with Jupiter,
is found to be a good day in all humane affairs.
~ Bethem’s “Centiloquium”.

If a snowstorm begins when the moon is young,
it will cease at moonrise.
~ Collected in R. Inwards, “Weather Lore”
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Courtesy of GrannyMoonsMorningFeast

Astrology of Today – June 29, 2015

 

 

 

 

Astrology of Today – June 29, 2015


Summary:

We may be able to find that rare balance between professional and personal responsibilities today.

The Moon is in Sagittarius all day (until Wednesday, July 1st, at 5:10 AM).
The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Gibbous phase.
Venus is direct and is in its pre-retrograde shadow.

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:
MoonGiant.com