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Moon phase on 12 October 2091 Friday is New Moon, 1 day young Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2091 | October 2091

New Moon phase
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Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

New Moon

New Moon is the lunar phase on . Surface of the Moon disc is not illuminated. The 1 day young Moon is in ♎ Libra.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 12 October 2091 at 18:29 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunrise and sets at sunset. It's part facing the Earth is completely in shadow.

Moon in ♎ Libra

Moon is passing about ∠16° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1966" and ∠1923".

Hunter Moon after 14 days

Next Full Moon is the Hunter Moon of October 2091 after 14 days on 27 October 2091 at 09:18.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Spring tide

There is high New Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy alignment.

New lunation 1135 / 2088

At 18:29 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 1135 of Meeus index or 2088 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.38 days

29 days, 9 hours and 13 minutes is the length of new lunation 1135. It is 59 minutes shorter than next lunation 1136 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 31 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 38 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠349.5°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠349.5°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠4.7°. 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

11 days after point of apogee on 30 September 2091 at 16:41 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 13 October 2091 at 09:20 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 364 623 km

Moon is 364 623 km (226 566 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 357 592 km (222 197 mi).

Moon after ascending node

2 days after its ascending node on 9 October 2091 at 12:42 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 22 October 2091 at 03:28 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

2 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 before southern standstill

7 days after previous North standstill on 5 October 2091 at 08:31 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠19.007°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-19.095° in the next southern standstill on 17 October 2091 at 23:45 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy

The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.

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