The "waxing" crescent. Waxing means the moon is getting fuller in the sky as it moves from the new moon to the full moon. The period of the waxing moon last about 14 days and the crescent lasts 7.
This the Moon of Regeneration. The Waxing Crescent moon is partly illuminated by less than one-half, and increasing. Things are moving forward and there is the hope of more to come. It provides a burst of energy and forward moving strength and power that you can tap into. Our plans, dreams and ideas are growing and this is a great period to focus on anything which you would like to deepen, grow and commit to.
The Moon's role is to shed light on our emotions, unearth old memories, stir dreams and release our intuitive side.
~The Astrology Place