Lunar phases are a fun and beautiful thing you can observe without a telescope! Next time you look up at night and can see our friendly neighbor, try to figure out what phase it’s in!
(FYI the moon phase emojis are incorrect. They’re missing the waning crescent, instead they put 2 of the same waxing crescents! Look at the one on the far right, the shadow of the moon is supposed to be on the right side not the left!)
Seen in this image from aurorahunter.com is the explanation of the different lunar terms.
Read this fun poem about the moon and it’s phases at: