What’s The Difference Between A New Moon and A Full Moon?

In total, there are eight moon phases: New Moon, Waxing Crescent, First Quarter, Waxing Gibbous, Full Moon, Waning Gibbous, Last Quarter and Waning Crescent. The new and full moon are considered the most influential of these phases. Sunday, September 9th we will encounter a new moon in Virgo. While full moons steal the show and