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.

July 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
      1

Waning Gibbous
2

Waning Gibbous
3

Waning Gibbous
4

Waning Gibbous
5

Waning Gibbous
6

Last Quarter
7

Last Quarter
8

Waning Crescent
9

Waning Crescent
10

Waning Crescent
11

Waning Crescent
12

New Moon
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

Waxing Gibbous
23

Waxing Gibbous
24

Waxing Gibbous
25

Waxing Gibbous
26

Waxing Gibbous
27

Waxing Gibbous
28

Full Moon
29

Waning Gibbous
30

Waning Gibbous
31

Waning Gibbous
     

August 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
  1

Waning Gibbous
2

Waning Gibbous
3

Waning Gibbous
4

Waning Gibbous
5

Last Quarter
6

Waning Crescent
7

Waning Crescent
8

Waning Crescent
9

Waning Crescent
10

Waning Crescent
11

New Moon
12

New Moon
13

Waxing Crescent
14

Waxing Crescent
15

Waxing Crescent
16

Waxing Crescent
17

Waxing Crescent
18

Waxing Crescent
19

First Quarter
20

First Quarter
21

Waxing Gibbous
22

Waxing Gibbous
23

Waxing Gibbous
24

Waxing Gibbous
25

Waxing Gibbous
26

Full Moon
27

Full Moon
28

Waning Gibbous
29

Waning Gibbous
30

Waning Gibbous
31

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

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