Lunar Phases January 2021

phases of the moonLunar Phases – January 2021


Times are given in Queensland time (AEST). 

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Skywatching  Jupiter and Saturn are visible low in the western evening sky just after sunset – but only for a couple of weeks before they disappear into the light of the Sun.

Mars the red planet is high overhead at sunset.

Venus twinkles brightly in the pre-dawn sky as the Morning Star, gradually lower each morning in the eastern sky.


Last Quarter: Wed 6 Jan at 7.37pm AEST at 16 Libra

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: Wed 13 Jan 2021 at 3pm AEST at 23 Capricorn

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.


First Quarter: Thurs 21 Jan at 7.01am AEST at 1 Taurus

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.


Full Moon: Fri 29 Jan 2021 at 5.16am AEST at 9 Leo

A high energy time when things come to fruition or events come to a head.

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




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