Moon August 5 2020

Moonrise 23:10 UTC

Moonset 06:38 UTC

Moonlight has a varying degree of effect on the visibility of Northern Lights. The effect is small if the Northern Lights are bright and more pronounced if they are faint.

Moonlight can be a good thing, because it illuminates the landscape and makes Northern Lights photos even more beautiful.

In the near future, this page will feature a table that shows daily lunar phases and predicted Kp-indices.