Karmic updates via
Is He Cheating?

Which horoscope signs are the most likely to cheat? Learn The Astrology of Cheating so you'll know what cosmic clues to watch for!

Moon Central

First Quarter Moon image.

Current Moon Phase

First Quarter Moon: 86% Illum.
5:18 pm: Good Evening!
Moon Central

Moon Phases

Take a lunar look

Each month, our Moon passes through eight phases. These phases (New Moon, Crescent, First Quarter, Gibbous, Full Moon, Disseminating, Last Quarter and Balsamic) are named after how much of the Moon we can see at that particular time. As the Moon circles the Earth, it looks as though the Moon's shape is changing, as the parts that are illuminated face us. The complete cycle of Moon phases begins with the New Moon and ends with the New Moon that follows. Each lunar phase has an average duration of 29.5 days.


Share this:

Learn more about other Moon phases

New Moon

(waxing/0°-45°)

Gibbous

(waxing/135°-180°)

Last Quarter

(waning/90°-45°)

Crescent

(waxing/45°-90°)

Full Moon

(waning/180°-135°)

Balsamic

(waning/45°-0°)

First Quarter

(waxing/90°-135°)

Disseminating

(waning /135°-90°)

Blogger Beats
Celebrity Blogger

Jan 23, 2015

When Your Birth Chart Makes Noise

By Maria DeSimone

The horoscope is a marvelous tapestry of human potential. What most people don't realize about a chart, however, iscontinued ยป

Staff Blogger

Astrology's 8th House

The Day of the Dead

Good news, lovers! Venus, the passionate planet of partnerships, will make her grand, glamorous entrance into the dreamy sign of Pisces on January 27, 2015. Our approach to love and partnership is impacted by whatever sign Venus happens to be in, and romance doesn't get much sweeter than when Venus is exalted in emotional Pisces. ... continued »

by Emily Trinkaus

Emerging from the deep hibernation of winter, the Sun in Aquarius from January 20 to February 18 inspires you to come out of the shadows to connect and communicate. A mentally and socially active Air sign, Aquarius is the revolutionary, here to awaken and liberate humanity through a new vision.  ... continued »

by Stephanie Dempsey

Should you expect your love life to spin backward with Mercury Retrograde in Aquarius from January 21 to February 11, 2015? Well, with all the retrograde-inspired confusion in the air, it isn't the best idea to engage in certain romantic activities. But there are some amorous activities that are favored ... continued »

by Kim Rogers-Gallagher

Now that the holidays are over, it's time to kiss all those pies and cookies goodbye and get fit! You can stay healthy and reach your weight loss goals if you stick to the best diet for your horoscope sign. ... continued »

Mercury, the planet of the intellect, is making a smart move into cerebral Aquarius on January 4, 2015. Intelligence matters more with Mercury in Aquarius, as we can break out of our usual patterns of perception to understand the world from different angles. ... continued »

More for today

Get more insight into your day!

Horoscope
Horoscope
Tarot
Tarot
Number
Number
Hexagram
Hexagram