Follow All The Moon’s Phases Here!The Moon has long been a mystery for many star gazers, until now that is! We reveal everything you need to know about the four main phases of Moon, the causes of the phases of Moon and why the Moon looks orange. The Moon’s influence means it’s essential to follow the four main phases closely, so why not check out our calendar for some real Lunar information?
2017's Moon Phases
Knowing when the next Full Moon is coming up is vital! The Full Moon is without doubt the most well know and stunning phase, so in order not to miss this amazing event, take a look at our complete lunarphase calendar for 2017.
2018 Moon Phases Calendar
Moon phases have an effect on the oceans too, and the tides actually change in function with the Full Moon. Humans are 80% composed of water, which explains why the Moon has such strong effects on our bodies, which you have no doubt noticed.
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What are the names of the Moon phases?
The Moon cycle lasts 29 days and includes 4 important phases:
- The New Moon
- First Quarter
- Full Moon
- Third Quarter
What does the next Full Moon have in store for you? Contact an expert to find out!
Why do we have phases of the Moon?
The Moon has phases due to the fact that it orbits Earth, which in turn causes the part we see illuminated to change. The Moon orbits the Earth in 27.3 days and each Lunar phase cycle is 29.5 days.
Why does the Moon look orange?
The color effect is caused by the scattering of light in the atmosphere which gives the Moon an orange like appearance.