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.

January 2020

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Waxing Crescent
2

Waxing Crescent
3

First Quarter
4

First Quarter
5

Waxing Gibbous
6

Waxing Gibbous
7

Waxing Gibbous
8

Waxing Gibbous
9

Waxing Gibbous
10

Full Moon
11

Full Moon
12

Waning Gibbous
13

Waning Gibbous
14

Waning Gibbous
15

Waning Gibbous
16

Waning Gibbous
17

Waning Gibbous
18

Last Quarter
19

Last Quarter
20

Waning Crescent
21

Waning Crescent
22

Waning Crescent
23

Waning Crescent
24

New Moon
25

New Moon
26

New Moon
27

Waxing Crescent
28

Waxing Crescent
29

Waxing Crescent
30

Waxing Crescent
31

Waxing Crescent
  
       
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes

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