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Moon phase on 3 May 2095 Tuesday is New Moon, 1 day young Moon is in Taurus.

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Lunar calendar 2095 | May 2095

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 ♉ Taurus.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 4 May 2095 at 01:06 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 ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing about ∠6° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1957" and ∠1903".

Flower Moon after 15 days

Next Full Moon is the Flower Moon of May 2095 after 15 days on 19 May 2095 at 09:21.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Taurus ♉ on 4 May 2095 at 01:06
  • First Quarter in Leo ♌ on 11 May 2095 at 06:14
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 19 May 2095 at 09:21
  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 26 May 2095 at 17:17

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 1178 / 2131

At 16:36 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 1178 of Meeus index or 2131 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.35 days

29 days, 8 hours and 30 minutes is the length of new lunation 1178. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2095. It is 22 minutes shorter than next lunation 1179 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 4 hours and 14 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 55 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠9.2°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠9.2°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠26°. 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 after perigee

1 day after point of perigee on 2 May 2095 at 11:37 in ♈ Aries. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 11 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 14 May 2095 at 12:49 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 366 319 km

Moon is 366 319 km (227 620 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 11 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 245 km (251 808 mi).

Moon before ascending node

9 days after its descending node on 23 April 2095 at 19:35 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 6 May 2095 at 12:15 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

24 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 northern standstill

8 days after previous South standstill on 25 April 2095 at 11:03 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-24.812°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠24.867° in the next northern standstill on 8 May 2095 at 02:21 in ♋ Cancer.

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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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