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 2020

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First Quarter
2

Waxing Gibbous
3

Waxing Gibbous
4

Waxing Gibbous
5

Waxing Gibbous
6

Waxing Gibbous
7

Full Moon
8

Full Moon
9

Waning Gibbous
10

Waning Gibbous
11

Waning Gibbous
12

Waning Gibbous
13

Waning Gibbous
14

Waning Gibbous
15

Last Quarter
16

Last Quarter
17

Waning Crescent
18

Waning Crescent
19

Waning Crescent
20

Waning Crescent
21

New Moon
22

New Moon
23

New Moon
24

Waxing Crescent
25

Waxing Crescent
26

Waxing Crescent
27

Waxing Crescent
28

Waxing Crescent
29

Waxing Crescent
30

First Quarter
31

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

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