New moon Full Moon Waxing Crescent 1st Quarter 3 rd Quarter Waning Gibbous Waning Crescent Waxing Crescent.

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  • New moonFull MoonWaxing Crescent1st Quarter3rd QuarterWaning GibbousWaning CrescentWaxing Crescent

  • The MoonA moon phase cycle (LUNAR CYCLE) lasts 29 1/2 daysMoon phases are caused by the positions of the Moon, Sun, and Earth The moon also sees Earth phases

  • DAY 1

    The Moon's un-illuminated (not lit by the Sun) side is facing the Earth. The Moon is not visible.New Moon

  • DAY 3

    The Moon seems to be getting bigger more of the lit side is showing. WAXING CRESCENTGetting bigger: WAXINGThe RIGHT of the moon is litLess than the moon showing: CRESCENT

  • FIRST QUARTERDAY 7

    One-half of the Moon is illuminated by direct sunlight. One half of one half of the moon is visible.

  • Waxing Gibbous DAY 11

    The Moon is more than one-half but not fully illuminated by direct sunlight. GIBBOUS: more than half of the moon is visible.

  • Full Moon DAY 14

    The Moon's illuminated side is facing the Earth. The Moon is completelyilluminated by direct sunlight.

  • Waning Gibbous DAY 17

    The Moon is more than one-half but not fully illuminated by direct sunlight. Waning: getting smaller.Moon is lit on the LEFT side

  • Last Quarter DAY 22

    One-half of the Moon is illuminated by direct sunlight.

  • Waning Crescent DAY 24

    The Moon is less than one-half illuminated by direct sunlight.

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