Lunar phases April 2020

phases of the moonLunar Phases – April 2020

Times are given in Queensland time (AEST). 

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Skywatching  Four planets are visible in the early morning sky at present: Mars the red planet is high in the eastern sky before sunrise, with Jupiter and Saturn either side of Mars, Jupiter the higher of the two.  Mercury is visible low on the eastern horizon shortly before sunrise. At night, Venus can be seen as the Evening Star twinkling in the western sky after sunset.


First Quarter:  Wed 1 April 2020 at 8.21pm AEST at 12 Cancer

A time to take decisive action with unfolding events as the light of the Moon continues to grow.

Moon planting: The week following First Quarter Moon is ideal for planting fruiting vegetables.


Supermoon Full Moon:  Wed 8 April 2020 at 12.34pm AEST at 18 Libra

A high energy time when things often come to fruition or events come to a head, intensified by the Supermoon.

Moon planting: The week following Full Moon is the best time for planting root crops.


Last Quarter:  Wed 15 April 2020 at 8.56am AEST at 25 Capricorn

A time of reorientation as the light of the Moon decreases, eventually going into the low-energy time of Old Moon just before the cycle begins again with the next New Moon.

Moon planting: The last week of the Moon cycle is the best time for weeding and composting.


New Moon:  Thurs 23 April 2020 at 12.25pm AEST at 3 Taurus

A time of renewed energy as a new cycle starts.

Moon planting: The week following the New Moon is the best time for planting leafy greens.


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