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Moon phase on 16 January 2075 Wednesday is New Moon, 1 day young Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2075 | January 2075

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 1 day young Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 16 January 2075 at 18:37 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 ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠23° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1954" and ∠1950".

Snow Moon after 15 days

Next Full Moon is the Snow Moon of February 2075 after 15 days on 1 February 2075 at 04:13.

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 928 / 1881

At 18:37 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 928 of Meeus index or 1881 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.5 days

29 days, 12 hours and 4 minutes is the length of new lunation 928. It is 40 minutes shorter than next lunation 929 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 40 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 29 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠24.6°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠24.6°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠46.3°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep increasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of apogee (∠180°).

Moon after perigee

1 day after point of perigee on 15 January 2075 at 07:21 in ♑ Capricorn. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 10 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 27 January 2075 at 06:37 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 366 876 km

Moon is 366 876 km (227 966 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 10 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 296 km (251 839 mi).

Moon in descending node

Moon is in descending node in ♑ Capricorn at 13:41 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from North to South. Moon will follow the southern part of its orbit for the next 14 days to meet ascending node on 30 January 2075 at 15:45 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

13 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is moving from the middle to the last part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

1 day after previous South standstill on 15 January 2075 at 19:15 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-21.820°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠21.824° in the next northern standstill on 29 January 2075 at 16:46 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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