The Moon

Image of the Moon
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From Ashburn (click to change), the Moon will become visible at around 20:05 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 41° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 0 minutes after the Sun at 23:46.

Name The Moon
Object Type Moon
Current Position
Brightness (V mag):-10.93
Right Ascension:05h22m
Current Phase

Embed the Moon's phase in your website

You can embed the Moon's phase in your website. Simply configure the options below, and paste the grey HTML code into your website.

This widget deliberately has a transparent background and no border, to give you maximum flexibility to integrate it into the design of your website.

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24 Mar 2018, 11:36 EDT  –  Moon at First Quarter
31 Mar 2018, 08:38 EDT  –  Full Moon
08 Apr 2018, 03:19 EDT  –  Moon at Last Quarter
15 Apr 2018, 21:58 EDT  –  New Moon
22 Apr 2018, 17:47 EDT  –  Moon at First Quarter
29 Apr 2018, 21:00 EDT  –  Full Moon
07 May 2018, 22:10 EDT  –  Moon at Last Quarter
15 May 2018, 07:49 EDT  –  New Moon




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