December 2023 Lunar calendar
Observe the phases of the moon with our handy lunar calendar. Is tonight New, Waxing Crescent, First Quarter, Waxing Gibbous, Full, Waning Gibbous, Last Quarter, Waning Crescent, or Old moon? Please note, these calendars were created based on Central Standard Time (US and Canada), and while they are accurate for most, they can be off by a day depending on your location. Check out our moonrise/moonset calculator
for accurate results specific to your city/location
December 2023 moon phase calendar
Did you know? Cold Moon – The December Full Moon is named after the cold temperatures of winter. This is the time of year when cold fastens its grip in North America. During this time, the midwinter night is long and the Moon is above the horizon for a long time. The cold moon has a high trajectory across the sky as it is opposite to a low sun.
December 2023 moon phases calendar with USA holidays
Mankind has always been enamored with the night sky. Mark your calendar, grab a telescope, your family, and make an evening out of it. I'm certain the kids will enjoy looking at all the craters. Enjoy gazing at our wonderful stars in the night sky. How many of these special monthly full moons have you seen? More moon phase info