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Moon phase on 2 February 2001 Friday is First Quarter, 8 days young Moon is in Taurus.

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Moon phase for

Lunar calendar 2001 | February 2001

First Quarter phase
First Quarter phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

First Quarter 60% illuminated

First Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 60% and growing larger. The 8 days young Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

* The exact date and time of this First Quarter phase is on 1 February 2001 at 14:02 UTC.

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Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at noon and sets at midnight. It is visible high in the southern sky in early evening.

Moon in ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing about ∠25° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1901"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.4% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1901" and ∠1947".

Snow Moon after 5 days

Next Full Moon is the Snow Moon of February 2001 after 5 days on 8 February 2001 at 07:12.

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Syzygy in 5 days

After 5 days on 8 February 2001 at 07:12 in ♌ Leo, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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