lunar phase

lunar phase (plural lunar phases)

  1. (astronomy) Any one of the aspects or appearances presented by the moon as seen from Earth.
Related terms
  • Lunar phases:
  • dark moon
  • first quarter moon
  • full moon
  • gibbous moon
  • last quarter moon
  • new moon
  • waning crescent moon
  • waning gibbous moon
  • waxing crescent moon
  • waxing gibbous moon
  • French: phase lunaire
  • German: Mondphase
  • Italian: fase lunare
  • Portuguese: fase da lua
  • Russian: фа́за Луны
  • Spanish: fase lunar

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