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Yazmine and Luis: Moon Phases

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on 22 April 2013

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Transcript of Yazmine and Luis: Moon Phases

By: Luis & Yazmine Moon Phases New Moon Comes alive before the afternoon First Quarter It's actually the third phase in each cycle Waxing Gibbous It's seen After two weeks after a New moon Full Moon It occurs when the moon is on the opposite side of the Earth from the Sun Waning Gibbous It rises after sunset Waxing Crescent Its lined up between the Earth & Sun Original meaning of the phrase new moon is the ‘’first visible crescent of the Moon’’ The first quarter moon got its name because the shadow was a quarter part of the moon It repeats every 29.531 days This phase last 19.7 days past new
4.4 days past full Third Quarter Waning Crescent Difference between Waning and Waxing Moon Phases Videos and photos It occurs 7 to 10 1/2 days after the Full moon It rises at midnight and sets at noon Its the sign of Cancer and Leo It's on its phase for 4.5 days It's 45 to 90 degrees ahead of the sun It appears East at sunset Sometimes its seen in the afternoon It occurs about 29.5 days February is the only month that doesn't have a full moon It's sometimes called the Old Moon Animation Rap We can only see a piece on the left side that is lit After this phase is over the cycle starts all over again It's not visible because the side that faces us is not lit Waning: gets smaller Waxing: gets bigger Waxing goes left first then right. Waning goes right first then left It causes animals behavior to change It occurs right after a New Moon You can see it when a Solar Eclipse occurs On the 7th day of lunar cycle half of the moon is illuminated It's 50% to 75% illuminated It occurs when it is more than one-quarter but less than one-half around the sky Our zodiac sign Yazmine Luis Waning Crescent Third Quarter It's defined to occur when the moon appears to be more than one-half but not fully illuminated Its seen before dawn Cancer's moon changes emotions,protections,and concerns Gemini's moon changes mood,characteristics, and more Its spotted in the southern part of the daytime sky c30000B.C Bone carvings kept track of the phases of the moon Waxing is known to be the lunar phases between the New moon and the Full moon Waning is known to be the lunar phase between the Full moon and the New moon Myths & legends People believe that the full moon causes violent behavior and even a person to become a wolf. When there's a waning moon people think that's when all the negativity goes away. when there's a gibbous phases people have a lot of energy.
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