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Type  Fairy
Category  Status
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  --
Accuracy  --%
Priority  0
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat or Magic Bounce
  • Affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
Affects the user
  • Not a TM, HM or Move Tutor move.

Moonlight is a Fairy-type Status move.


Moonlight restores the user's current HP based on the weather in the battle. During no weather it restores ½ total HP, during harsh sunlight it restores ⅔ total HP, and during other weather it restores ¼ total HP.


The user restores its own HP. The amount of HP regained varies with the weather.

Pokémon that can learn Moonlight

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
024 Psychic Moonky Psychic Psychic 34
025 Psychic Lunape Psychic Psychic 34
042 Fairy Pixwee Fairy Bug 28
043 Fairy Pixilily Fairy Bug 30
055 Fairy Lophug Fairy Fairy 34
056 Dark Beopup Dark Dark 40
057 Dark Werehide Dark Dark 40
095 Fairy Phoxy Fairy Fairy 50
096 Fairy Phoxiven Fairy Fairy Start
138 Psychic Eclipo Psychic Rock 43
139 Psychic Eclipser Psychic Rock 43
176 Water Seagic Water Fairy 47
345 Dragon Fayely Dragon Fairy 33
346 Dragon Fayegon Dragon Fairy 33
347 Dragon Fayedra Dragon Fairy 33
358 Dark Lunaro Dark Psychic 78
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.