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Moon phase on 23 March 2054 Monday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2054 | March 2054

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

Full Moon 100% illuminated

Full Moon is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 100%. The 14 days old Moon is in ♎ Libra.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 23 March 2054 at 17:21 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunset and sets at sunrise. It is visible all night and it is high in the sky around midnight.

Moon is entering ♎ Libra

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1936"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.6% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1936" and ∠1925".

It is Worm Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Worm of March 2054.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 31 March 2054 at 01:50
  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 8 April 2054 at 04:32
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 15 April 2054 at 08:23
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 22 April 2054 at 04:02

Spring tide

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

Lunation 670 / 1623

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 670 of Meeus index or 1623 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.66 days

Length of current 670 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 47 minutes. It is 3 hours and 19 minutes longer than next lunation 671 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 3 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠220.6°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠220.6°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠254.3°. 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 after perigee

1 day after point of perigee on 21 March 2054 at 14:11 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 9 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 2 April 2054 at 10:08 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 370 173 km

Moon is 370 173 km (230 015 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 9 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 828 km (251 548 mi).

Moon after ascending node

1 day after its ascending node on 21 March 2054 at 22:53 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 4 April 2054 at 20:01 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

1 day after beginning of current draconic month in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon after northern standstill

5 days after previous North standstill on 17 March 2054 at 17:30 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠18.685°. Next 7 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-18.738° in the next southern standstill on 30 March 2054 at 17:00 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy

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

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