Mexico City moon phase today (19th March 2023)

Mexico City: waning moon

Mexico City: 19.42847, -99.12766

Moon times

05:20 (108°)
17:00 (255°)

Moonrise & moonset calendar

What kind of moon is it tonight?

Waning Crescent

The moon is currently 27.1 days old.

It is 364548 km (226520 miles) from the Earth.

Next full moon is on 7 Mar 2023.

The next new moon is on 21 Mar 2023.

6.7% illuminated

Mexico City Solunar rating: Solunar rating of 4 out of 5

Why does the moon look so big tonight?

The Moon doesn't orbit the Earth in a perfect circle. At times the Moon is further or closer to the Earth. Currently the Moon is at the closest point in its orbit, or perigee to give it the technical name. This makes the moon appear over 14% bigger than when it is furthest away.

Mexico City, Mexico moon phases March

  • Full Moon

    Full Moon

    7th March

  • Third Quarter

    Third Quarter

    15th March

  • New Moon

    New Moon

    21st March

  • First Quarter

    First Quarter

    29th March

Mexico City next full moon dates 2023 / 2024

  • January, 2023

    January, 2023 full moon

    6th January, 2023

  • February, 2023

    February, 2023 full moon

    5th February, 2023

  • March, 2023

    March, 2023 full moon

    7th March, 2023

  • April, 2023

    April, 2023 full moon

    6th April, 2023

  • May, 2023

    May, 2023 full moon

    5th May, 2023

  • June, 2023

    June, 2023 full moon

    4th June, 2023

  • July, 2023

    July, 2023 full moon

    3rd July, 2023

  • August, 2023

    August, 2023 full moon

    1st August, 2023

  • August, 2023

    August, 2023 blue moon

    31st August, 2023

What is the March full moon called?

March's moon is known as The Worm Moon

Most people have never heard of a worm moon, but it is in fact the traditional name for the March full moon. This dates back to the medieval Europeans and Native American tribes who gave each month’s moon a different name, often reflecting the changes in nature. The slightly strange sounding worm... read more