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Moon phase on 15 February 2037 Sunday is New Moon, less than 1 day young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2037 | February 2037

New Moon phase
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Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

New Moon

New Moon is the lunar phase on . Surface of the Moon disc is not illuminated. The less than 1 day young Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 15 February 2037 at 04:54 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunrise and sets at sunset. It's part facing the Earth is completely in shadow.

Moon is entering ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1942".

Worm Moon after 14 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2037 after 14 days on 2 March 2037 at 00:28.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Spring tide

There is high New Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy alignment.

New lunation 459 / 1412

At 04:54 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 459 of Meeus index or 1412 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.78 days

29 days, 18 hours and 42 minutes is the length of new lunation 459. It is 2 hours and 11 minutes longer than next lunation 460 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 58 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 5 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠173.2°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠173.2°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠197.5°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep decreasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).

Moon in apogee

Moon is reaching point of apogee on this date at 23:45, this is 14 days after last perigee on 1 February 2037 at 06:58 in ♌ Leo. Lunar orbit is starting to get closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth for 14 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next perigee on 1 March 2037 at 19:48 in ♍ Virgo.

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Distance to Moon 406 539 km

This apogee Moon is 406 539 km (252 612 mi) away from Earth. This is the year's farthest apogee of 2037. It is 1 131 km farther than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 170 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.

Moon after descending node

1 day after its descending node on 13 February 2037 at 14:49 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 27 February 2037 at 18:35 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

15 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♌ Leo, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

4 days after previous South standstill on 11 February 2037 at 08:55 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-20.580°. Next 10 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠20.631° in the next northern standstill on 25 February 2037 at 22:25 in ♋ Cancer.

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Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy

The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.

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