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Moon phase on 4 April 2080 Thursday is Full Moon, 15 days old Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2080 | April 2080

Full Moon phase
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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 15 days old Moon is in ♎ Libra.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 4 April 2080 at 11:24 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 passing about ∠16° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1877"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.2% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1877" and ∠1918".

It is Pink Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Pink of April 2080.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 12 April 2080 at 06:49
  • New Moon in Taurus ♉ on 20 April 2080 at 01:00
  • First Quarter in Leo ♌ on 26 April 2080 at 20:16
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 4 May 2080 at 00:10

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 992 / 1945

The Moon is 15 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 992 of Meeus index or 1945 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.54 days

Length of current 992 lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 54 minutes. It is 2 hours and 57 minutes longer than next lunation 993 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 10 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 53 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠264.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠264.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠298.1°. 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 perigee

5 days after point of perigee on 30 March 2080 at 10:45 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 7 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 12 April 2080 at 02:12 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 381 970 km

Moon is 381 970 km (237 345 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 7 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 275 km (251 205 mi).

Moon in descending node

Moon is in descending node in ♎ Libra at 06:19 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 18 April 2080 at 16:44 in ♈ Aries.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon before southern standstill

7 days after previous North standstill on 28 March 2080 at 03:44 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠28.594°. Next 6 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-28.592° in the next southern standstill on 10 April 2080 at 12:43 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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