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Moon phase on 23 March 2094 Tuesday is First Quarter, 7 days young Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2094 | March 2094

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

First Quarter 47% illuminated

First Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 47% and growing larger. The 7 days young Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

* The exact date and time of this First Quarter phase is on 23 March 2094 at 20:05 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 ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1802"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1802" and ∠1924".

Pink Moon after 8 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2094 after 8 days on 1 April 2094 at 00:11.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 1 April 2094 at 00:11
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 8 April 2094 at 08:46
  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 15 April 2094 at 01:37
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 22 April 2094 at 14:48

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 1165 / 2118

The Moon is 7 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1165 of Meeus index or 2118 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.41 days

Length of current 1165 lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 53 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2094. It is 39 minutes shorter than next lunation 1166 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 51 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 18 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠24.6°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠24.6°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠45.7°. 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 apogee

8 days after point of perigee on 15 March 2094 at 04:25 in ♓ Pisces. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 3 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 27 March 2094 at 05:18 in ♌ Leo.

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Distance to Moon 397 824 km

Moon is 397 824 km (247 196 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 3 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 266 km (251 821 mi).

Moon before ascending node

11 days after its descending node on 11 March 2094 at 18:24 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 24 March 2094 at 14:44 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

25 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

11 days after previous South standstill on 11 March 2094 at 14:07 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-22.707°. Next day the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠22.815° in the next northern standstill on 24 March 2094 at 12:07 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 8 days

After 8 days on 1 April 2094 at 00:11 in ♎ Libra, 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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