Give a brief description on the Phases of Moon with the help of a diagram.


The phases of the Moon are the different ways the Moon looks from Earth over about a month.

At first the moon appears in crescent shape, gradually in eighth day we can see half-moon and on the 15th day we can see full moon called Purnima. Similarly, first day we can see hidden crescent shape, gradually in 8th day we can see half hidden moon and 15th completely hidden called Amavasya.

Dav Class 6 SST Chapter 1 Question Answer The Planet Earth and the Solar System
Phases of Moon Diagram