Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 20 November 2075 Wednesday is Waxing Gibbous, 13 days young Moon is in Taurus.

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Lunar calendar 2075 | November 2075

Waxing Gibbous phase
Waxing Gibbous phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waxing Gibbous 95% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 95% and growing larger. The 13 days young Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 5 days on 15 November 2075 at 05:06.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon is entering ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing first ∠4° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1846"

Lunar disc appears visually 5.1% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1846" and ∠1942".

Beaver Moon after 2 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2075 after 2 days on 22 November 2075 at 14:20.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 938 / 1891

The Moon is 13 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 938 of Meeus index or 1891 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.48 days

Length of current 938 lunation is 29 days, 11 hours and 28 minutes. It is 17 minutes longer than next lunation 939 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 16 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 53 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠316.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠316.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠337.3°. 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 before apogee

9 days after point of perigee on 11 November 2075 at 05:25 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 6 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 27 November 2075 at 06:17 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 388 209 km

Moon is 388 209 km (241 222 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 6 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 361 km (251 880 mi).

Moon before ascending node

8 days after its descending node on 11 November 2075 at 22:42 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 5 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 25 November 2075 at 12:09 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

22 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

8 days after previous South standstill on 12 November 2075 at 07:45 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-23.417°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠23.487° in the next northern standstill on 26 November 2075 at 00:59 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 2 days

After 2 days on 22 November 2075 at 14:20 in ♉ Taurus, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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