Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous • Illumination: 94% • Moon Age: 17.13 days • Moon Distance: 366,780.24 km
Dawn of the third month of the year!
…and three dawns
to accompany my wishes
for a beautiful month ahead…
The month heralding Spring!
• This month’s colors: Light blue and Yellow
• March Birthstones: Aquamarine, Bloodstone, Jade & Rock Crystal
• Flowers associated with March: Jonquil & Violet
• Words of the month: Courage, Affection, Cheerfulness, Desire, Grants Wishes, New Beginnings, Respect, and Sympathy
• Astrological signs: Pisces and Aries
March 6 • Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation. The planet Mercury reaches greatest western elongation of 27.3 degrees from the Sun. This is the best time to view Mercury since it will be at its highest point above the horizon in the morning sky. Look for the planet low in the eastern sky just before sunrise.
March 13 • New Moon at 10:23 UTC
March 20 • March Equinox at 09:27 UTC. The Sun will shine directly on the equator and there will be nearly equal amounts of day and night throughout the world. first day of spring (vernal equinox) in the Northern Hemisphere and the first day of fall (autumnal equinox) in the Southern Hemisphere.
March 28 • Full Moon at 18:49 UTC. [Also known as Worm Moon, Crow Moon, Crust Moon, Sap Moon, & Lenten Moon]
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Happy March everyone!