Moon Phases Calendar

For optimal auroral viewing, the Moon may not disturb because light from the Moon can be very bright which causes faint aurora to be barely visible, especially when the chances for auroral viewing are low. Below you'll find the Moon Phases for the current and next month so that you'll know exactly when the Moon will be a disturbing factor.

May 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
 1

Full Moon
2

Waning Gibbous
3

Waning Gibbous
4

Waning Gibbous
5

Waning Gibbous
6

Waning Gibbous
7

Waning Gibbous
8

Last Quarter
9

Last Quarter
10

Waning Crescent
11

Waning Crescent
12

Waning Crescent
13

Waning Crescent
14

New Moon
15

New Moon
16

New Moon
17

Waxing Crescent
18

Waxing Crescent
19

Waxing Crescent
20

Waxing Crescent
21

Waxing Crescent
22

Waxing Crescent
23

First Quarter
24

Waxing Gibbous
25

Waxing Gibbous
26

Waxing Gibbous
27

Waxing Gibbous
28

Waxing Gibbous
29

Waxing Gibbous
30

Full Moon
31

Waning Gibbous
   
       

June 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
    1

Waning Gibbous
2

Waning Gibbous
3

Waning Gibbous
4

Waning Gibbous
5

Waning Gibbous
6

Waning Gibbous
7

Last Quarter
8

Waning Crescent
9

Waning Crescent
10

Waning Crescent
11

Waning Crescent
12

Waning Crescent
13

New Moon
14

New Moon
15

Waxing Crescent
16

Waxing Crescent
17

Waxing Crescent
18

Waxing Crescent
19

Waxing Crescent
20

Waxing Crescent
21

First Quarter
22

First Quarter
23

Waxing Gibbous
24

Waxing Gibbous
25

Waxing Gibbous
26

Waxing Gibbous
27

Waxing Gibbous
28

Full Moon
29

Full Moon
30

Waning Gibbous
 
       
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes

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