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Moon phase for 31 January 2014 Friday

Moon phase for 31 January 2014 Friday

Moon phase, position of the lunar cycle, dates of full moon and new moon.

UTC

31 January 2014 Friday
Time: 12:00
JD 2456689

Universal Coordinated Time
Casablanca, Monrovia

Lunar phase on 31 January 2014 Friday is New Moon.
The moon is in zodiac sign Aquarius The moon is in zodiac sign Aquarius.

The moon is New Moon on 31 January 2014 Friday

Moon phases from
the current moon cycle:

New Moon New Moon
on 2014-01-30 21:40
before 0.6 day

First Quarter First Quarter
on 2014-02-06 19:22
after 6.3 days

Full Moon Full Moon
on 2014-02-14 23:54
after 14.5 days

Last Quarter Last Quarter
on 2014-02-22 17:16
after 22.2 days

New Moon New Moon (next)
on 2014-03-01 08:02
after 28.8 days

The moon is growing bigger (young moon)
Fraction of the moon: 0.023406175035334
Illumination of the moon disk: 1 %

Moon angular diameter: 0.55 °
Sun angular diameter: 0.54 °

Moon distance:
364814.02 km

Sun distance:
147400511.02 km

Astronomical events for today: 31 January 2014

  • 10:00:00 UTC: Mercury at Greatest Elongation: 18.4°E

Moon phases for the days after 31 January 2014

2014 January
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For calculation of the lunar phase and the course of the moon through the zodiac is taken the moon fraction at 12 o'clock noon on the given date.

When crossing the zodiac from one zodiac sign to another, often for a short time Moon is Void of course moon. This phenomenon is not marked in the table above.

From New moon to Full moon the Moon is growing bigger (young moon), and after Full moon it is growing small (old moon).

The time the Moon makes a complete orbit around the Earth (sidereal period) is 27.321661 days. The time between two consecutive New moon phases is 29.53058867 days.