The difference is simply a matter of the moon's position in it's orbit around the earth relative to the sun. When it is between us and the sun we cannot see its lit side, and call it a new moon. When the earth is between the moon and the sun the moon's side facing us is fully illuminated and we call it full.
In this regard, what is the difference between a full moon and new moon after how many days a full moon changes into a new moon?
When Moon is in between Sun and Earth 100% of the side wee see is dark with out Sun light. WE call it new Moon. Changes take place from new Moon to full Moon in 14.5 days. full lunar cyscle from new Moon to new Moon is 29.5 days.
Likewise, what does the new moon mean?
In astronomy, a new moon marks the first lunar phase. As a new moon represents the start of a new lunar cycle, it symbolises new beginnings. People use the energy of a new moon to achieve their goals or start on a new project. They also reflect on their old goals and set themselves new ones.
How does a new moon affect you?
During this time, the new moon controls our mind and emotions, and makes us mimic its behaviour. Like the absence of the Sun's light reflecting off the new moon, our awareness becomes easily darkened and hidden from view – especially around emotional and primal matters.
Does a full moon bring good luck?
For some, a full moon is considered bad luck similar to walking under a ladder or breaking a mirror. However, in some instances, it is also thought to bring a bit of good luck, according to lunar lore.