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Moon phase on 28 March 2095 Monday is Last Quarter, 21 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2095 | March 2095

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

Last Quarter 56% illuminated

Last Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 56% and getting smaller. The 21 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

* The exact date and time of this Last Quarter phase is on 29 March 2095 at 00:54 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at midnight and sets at noon. It is visible to the south in the morning.

Moon is entering ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing first ∠2° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1875"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.5% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1875" and ∠1922".

Pink Moon after 22 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2095 after 22 days on 19 April 2095 at 18:14.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 29 March 2095 at 00:54
  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 4 April 2095 at 16:36
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 11 April 2095 at 14:27
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 19 April 2095 at 18:14

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 1177 / 2130

The Moon is 21 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1177 of Meeus index or 2130 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.37 days

Length of current 1177 lunation is 29 days, 8 hours and 57 minutes. It is 27 minutes longer than next lunation 1178 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 47 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 22 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠354°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠354°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠9.2°. 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

7 days after point of apogee on 20 March 2095 at 17:48 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 6 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 4 April 2095 at 03:40 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 382 254 km

Moon is 382 254 km (237 522 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 6 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 357 412 km (222 086 mi).

Moon after descending node

1 day after its descending node on 27 March 2095 at 18:10 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 11 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 9 April 2095 at 05:17 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

15 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

14 days after previous North standstill on 14 March 2095 at 10:35 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠24.438°. Next day the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-24.592° in the next southern standstill on 29 March 2095 at 04:59 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 7 days

After 7 days on 4 April 2095 at 16:36 in ♈ Aries, the Moon will be in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.

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