8 Phases Of The Moon

Max D

1 of the moon

New Moon-The side of the moon that is lit up is facing the Earthis not lit by the sun.At this time the moon is not viseble.

2 of the moon-

Waxing Cesint-A small part (less than 1/2 of the moon is lit up at this point.The part that is lit up slowly getting bigger.

3 of the moon-First Quarter-

One half of the moon is lit uoby the sun at this point.The part that is lit up is slowly gitting bigger.

4 of the moon-

Waxing Gibbis-At this time half of the moon is lit up.The part that is lit is slowly getting bigger.

5 of the moon-

Full Moon-The side of the moon that is lit up by the sun is facing the earth.The entire moon is lit up at this point.

6 of the moon

Waning Gibbous-The moon is not quite lit up all the way by sunlight.The part of the moon this is lit is slowly getting smaller.Waning means to slowly get smaller.

7 -last quter.

half of the moon is lit up by the sun.The part that we can see lit up slowly geeting smaller.

8 of the moon-

Waning Crisent - A small part of the moon is lit up at this point.It is getting smaller by the minute.