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Moon phase on 2 April 2083 Friday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2083 | April 2083

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 2 April 2083 at 18:07 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 ∠9° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1947"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.5% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1947" and ∠1919".

It is Pink Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Pink of April 2083.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 9 April 2083 at 08:31
  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 17 April 2083 at 02:09
  • First Quarter in Leo ♌ on 25 April 2083 at 05:54
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 2 May 2083 at 02:29

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 1029 / 1982

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1029 of Meeus index or 1982 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.68 days

Length of current 1029 lunation is 29 days, 16 hours and 13 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2083. It is 9 minutes longer than next lunation 1030 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 29 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 34 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠126.4°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠126.4°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠156.3°. 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 before perigee

10 days after point of apogee on 23 March 2083 at 01:37 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 4 April 2083 at 03:43 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Distance to Moon 368 089 km

Moon is 368 089 km (228 720 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 359 962 km (223 670 mi).

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 29 March 2083 at 18:06 in ♌ Leo, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 8 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 11 April 2083 at 07:14 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

18 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

7 days after previous North standstill on 25 March 2083 at 12:42 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠27.306°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-27.208° in the next southern standstill on 7 April 2083 at 11:24 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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