Waxing: The moon anytime before a full moon and after a new moon.Waning: the moon at any time after full moon and before new moon.Gibbous: convex at both edges, as the moon when more than half full.Crescent: a shape resembling a segment of a ring.
We see it all the time, but I can never get over how beautiful the moon is set in a sky of twinkling stars. I remember how excited I was when I saw the moon through my little telescope when I was. It was just so beautiful.
SuperMoon at Kalboo Beach, Muscat, Oman. The name SuperMoon was coined by astrologer Richard Nolle in defined as: “ .a new or full moon which occurs with the Moon at or near (within of) its closest approach to Earth in a given orbit (perigee)