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Moon phase on 20 April 2065 Monday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2065 | April 2065

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 20 April 2065 at 18:36 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 in ♎ Libra

Moon is leaving the last ∠3° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♏ Scorpio later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1970"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.1% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1970" and ∠1909".

It is Pink Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Pink of April 2065.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 27 April 2065 at 11:02
  • New Moon in Taurus ♉ on 5 May 2065 at 11:30
  • First Quarter in Leo ♌ on 13 May 2065 at 10:52
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 20 May 2065 at 02:05

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 807 / 1760

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 807 of Meeus index or 1760 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.69 days

Length of current 807 lunation is 29 days, 16 hours and 29 minutes. It is 55 minutes longer than next lunation 808 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 45 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 18 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠159.2°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠159.2°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠183°. 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 before perigee

12 days after point of apogee on 8 April 2065 at 00:30 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next day, until it get to the point of next perigee on 21 April 2065 at 02:34 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Distance to Moon 363 830 km

Moon is 363 830 km (226 073 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 356 951 km (221 799 mi).

Moon after descending node

5 days after its descending node on 14 April 2065 at 13:32 in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 6 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 26 April 2065 at 23:17 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Draconic month

20 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

9 days after previous North standstill on 11 April 2065 at 06:32 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠26.411°. Next 3 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-26.324° in the next southern standstill on 24 April 2065 at 02:50 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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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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