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It’s nearly time for my monthly New Moon spotting challenge, which becomes a little easier as we pull further away from the autumnal equinox. A few Chicagolanders may sight the one-day-old Moon on November 14. More will have luck the following evening.
My article describing the waxing crescent Moon’s first appearance of the coming lunar month appears under the links for my preview graphics at www.CurtRenz.com/moon
Photos and descriptions of the young Moon would be welcome additions to this thread. Please include your location, date, time and time zone.
Below is a photo that I took from Arlington Heights, Illinois of the Moon aged 2.1 days on 2011 OCT 28 at 18:18 CDT.