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Moon phase for 10 May 2014 Saturday

Moon phase for 10 May 2014 Saturday

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

UTC

10 May 2014 Saturday
Time: 12:00
JD 2456788

Universal Coordinated Time
Casablanca, Monrovia

Lunar phase on 10 May 2014 Saturday is Waxing Gibbous.
The current moon phase is from 2014-05-07 04:16 to 2014-05-14 20:18.
The moon is in zodiac sign Virgo The moon is in zodiac sign Virgo.

The moon is Waxing Gibbous on 10 May 2014 Saturday

Moon phases from
the current moon cycle:

New Moon New Moon
on 2014-04-29 07:17
before 11.2 days

First Quarter First Quarter
on 2014-05-07 04:16
before 3.4 days

Full Moon Full Moon
on 2014-05-14 20:18
after 4.3 days

Last Quarter Last Quarter
on 2014-05-21 14:00
after 11 days

New Moon New Moon (next)
on 2014-05-28 19:43
after 18.3 days

The moon is growing bigger (young moon)
Fraction of the moon: 0.35365849231038
Illumination of the moon disk: 80 %

Moon angular diameter: 0.5 °
Sun angular diameter: 0.53 °

Moon distance:
397334.48 km

Sun distance:
151082261.62 km

Astronomical events for today: 10 May 2014

  • 18:00:00 UTC: Saturn at Opposition

Moon phases for the days after 10 May 2014

2014 May
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  
             

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.