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Moon phase on 1 October 2096 Monday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Aries.

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Lunar calendar 2096 | October 2096

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

Full Moon 100% illuminated

Full Moon is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 100%. The 14 days old Moon is in ♈ Aries.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 2 October 2096 at 01:24 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunset and sets at sunrise. It is visible all night and it is high in the sky around midnight.

Moon is entering ♈ Aries

Moon is passing first ∠2° of ♈ Aries tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1925"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.4% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1925" and ∠1917".

It is Hunter Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Hunter of October 2096.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Spring tide

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

Lunation 1196 / 2149

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1196 of Meeus index or 2149 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.64 days

Length of current 1196 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 18 minutes. It is 2 hours and 49 minutes shorter than next lunation 1197 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 34 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 29 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠110.9°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠110.9°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠143.3°. 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

9 days after point of apogee on 22 September 2096 at 03:15 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 2 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 4 October 2096 at 00:44 in ♉ Taurus.

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Distance to Moon 372 366 km

Moon is 372 366 km (231 378 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 2 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 362 187 km (225 053 mi).

Moon before ascending node

10 days after its descending node on 21 September 2096 at 09:31 in ♏ Scorpio, 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 4 October 2096 at 22:17 in ♉ Taurus.

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Draconic month

23 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

6 days after previous South standstill on 25 September 2096 at 05:26 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-26.795°. Next 6 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠26.877° in the next northern standstill on 8 October 2096 at 03:20 in ♋ Cancer.

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Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy

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

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