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Moon phase on 28 November 2090 Tuesday is First Quarter, 7 days young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2090 | November 2090

First Quarter phase
First Quarter phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

First Quarter 45% illuminated

First Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 45% and growing larger. The 7 days young Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

* The exact date and time of this First Quarter phase is on 28 November 2090 at 23:40 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at noon and sets at midnight. It is visible high in the southern sky in early evening.

Moon is entering ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing first ∠1° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1782"

Lunar disc appears visually 8.8% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1782" and ∠1945".

Cold Moon after 8 days

Next Full Moon is the Cold Moon of December 2090 after 8 days on 7 December 2090 at 01:14.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Neap tide

There is low ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at big angle, so their combined tidal force is weak.

Lunation 1124 / 2077

The Moon is 7 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1124 of Meeus index or 2077 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.53 days

Length of current 1124 lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 41 minutes. It is 2 hours and 21 minutes shorter than next lunation 1125 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 6 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠39°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠39°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠65.8°. 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 apogee

9 days after point of perigee on 19 November 2090 at 02:49 in ♎ Libra. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 2 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 30 November 2090 at 20:42 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 402 208 km

Moon is 402 208 km (249 920 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 2 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 549 km (251 375 mi).

Moon before descending node

11 days after its ascending node on 16 November 2090 at 15:51 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 29 November 2090 at 20:13 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

11 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

4 days after previous South standstill on 23 November 2090 at 22:09 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-18.552°. Next 9 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠18.615° in the next northern standstill on 8 December 2090 at 10:26 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 8 days

After 8 days on 7 December 2090 at 01:14 in ♊ Gemini, 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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