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Moon phase on 11 March 2062 Saturday is New Moon, less than 1 day young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2062 | March 2062

New Moon phase
New Moon phase
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 11 March 2062 at 04:13 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 in ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠25° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1854" and ∠1931".

Worm Moon after 13 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2062 after 13 days on 25 March 2062 at 03:35.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Gemini ♊ on 18 March 2062 at 05:58
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 25 March 2062 at 03:35
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 1 April 2062 at 23:55
  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 9 April 2062 at 17:17

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 769 / 1722

At 04:13 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 769 of Meeus index or 1722 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.54 days

29 days, 13 hours and 4 minutes is the length of new lunation 769. It is 2 hours and 58 minutes longer than next lunation 770 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 20 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 43 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠268.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠268.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠301.6°. 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 apogee

6 days after point of apogee on 4 March 2062 at 17:42 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 8 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 19 March 2062 at 16:28 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 386 688 km

Moon is 386 688 km (240 277 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 8 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 369 624 km (229 674 mi).

Moon in ascending node

Moon is in ascending node in ♓ Pisces at 23:34 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from South to North. Moon will follow the northern part of its orbit for the next 13 days to meet descending node on 24 March 2062 at 21:44 in ♍ Virgo.

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New draconic month

At 23:34 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.


Moon after southern standstill

6 days after previous South standstill on 4 March 2062 at 15:29 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-28.680°. Next 6 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠28.705° in the next northern standstill on 18 March 2062 at 10:24 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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