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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lunar_phase

The lunar phase or phase of the moon is the shape of the illuminated (sunlit) portion of the ... In Western culture, the four principal lunar phases are new moon, first quarter, full moon, and third quarter (also known as last quarter). These are the ...

earthsky.org/moon-phases/waning-crescent

Aug 16, 2017 ... When is the last waning moon you'll see before Monday's eclipse? If you're in the Northern Hemisphere - and have a clear sky - probably ...

www.timeanddate.com/astronomy/moon/waning-crescent.html

During the Waning Crescent Moon phase, the illuminated part of the Moon decreases from the lit up semicircle at Third Quarter until it disappears from view  ...

aa.usno.navy.mil/faq/docs/moon_phases.php

Aug 10, 2017 ... Waxing Gibbous - The Moon appears to be more than one-half but not fully illuminated by direct sunlight. The fraction of the Moon's disk that is ...

www.space.com/18880-moon-phases.html

Dec 20, 2016 ... First quarter: The moon is 90 degrees away from the sun in the sky and is half- illuminated from our point of view. We call it "first quarter" ...

astronomy.swin.edu.au/cosmos/W/Waning+Crescent+Moon

The Moon does not emit its own light, shining instead by reflecting sunlight. Depending on the relative positions of the Earth, Sun and Moon, varying amounts of ...

fullmoonphases.com/waning-crescent-moon

Jan 19, 2016 ... What is a waning crescent moon? Waning crescent moon definition, meaning, calendar and phase info. Often called an old moon, the waning ...

www.refinery29.com/waxing-and-waning-moon-spiritual-meaning

Mar 22, 2017 ... At this very moment, the moon is a waning crescent. Sure, it's not as mysterious as a new moon or inspiring as a full moon, but that doesn't ...

www.moongiant.com/phase/today

TODAY - Monday, October 16, 2017. The Moon today is in a Waning Crescent phase. In this phase the Moon's illumination is growing smaller each day until the  ...