Waxing Crescent on

Moon phase on 31 January 2001 Wednesday is Waxing Crescent, 6 days young Moon is in Aries.

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Moon phase for

Lunar calendar 2001 | January 2001

Waxing Crescent phase
Waxing Crescent phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waxing Crescent 39% illuminated

Waxing Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 39% and growing larger. The 6 days young Moon is in ♈ Aries.

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Moon phase and lunation details

6 days after New Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 6 days on 24 January 2001 at 13:07.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the morning and sets in the evening. It is visible toward the southwest in early evening.

Moon in ♈ Aries

Moon is leaving the last ∠1° of ♈ Aries tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♉ Taurus later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1854"

Lunar disc appears visually 4.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1854" and ∠1947".

Snow Moon after 7 days

Next Full Moon is the Snow Moon of February 2001 after 7 days on 8 February 2001 at 07:12.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Lunar orbit position on

Syzygy in 7 days

After 7 days on 8 February 2001 at 07:12 in ♌ Leo, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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