Morning moongazer

On a cold morning in Norway this week, a look at the waning moon in a daylit sky.

A man in a parka, standing on a hilltop, facing away from the camera, toward a half moon in the sky.

View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Raul Cortes captured this image in Norway on February 4, 2021, and wrote: “Moongazer. On a cold morning in Oslo, climbed up a hill to see the moon.” Thank you, Raul! Last quarter moon was yesterday, and the moon is now visible only in the morning sky, waning toward new moon on Feburary 11. More about moon phases in 2021.

EarthSky lunar calendars show the moon phase for every day in 2021. Going fast. Get one while you can!

Deborah Byrd