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Moon phase on 14 June 2079 Wednesday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Sagittarius.

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Lunar calendar 2079 | June 2079

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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 ♐ Sagittarius.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 14 June 2079 at 12:39 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 ♐ Sagittarius

Moon is passing about ∠23° of ♐ Sagittarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1889".

It is Strawberry Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Strawberry of June 2079.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 22 June 2079 at 09:56
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 29 June 2079 at 01:31
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 5 July 2079 at 23:31
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 14 July 2079 at 03:24

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 982 / 1935

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 982 of Meeus index or 1935 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.28 days

Length of current 982 lunation is 29 days, 6 hours and 50 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2079. It is 12 minutes shorter than next lunation 983 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 54 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 15 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠356.9°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠356.9°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠12°. 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 apogee

1 day after point of apogee on 13 June 2079 at 18:54 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 13 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 28 June 2079 at 08:30 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 405 325 km

Moon is 405 325 km (251 857 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 13 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 358 090 km (222 507 mi).

Moon after descending node

4 days after its descending node on 10 June 2079 at 00:43 in ♏ Scorpio, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 24 June 2079 at 10:51 in ♈ Aries.

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Draconic month

17 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

13 days after previous North standstill on 1 June 2079 at 11:25 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠27.971°. Next day the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-27.928° in the next southern standstill on 15 June 2079 at 11:49 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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