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Moon phase on 29 November 2096 Thursday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2096 | November 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 ♊ Gemini.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 29 November 2096 at 21:34 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 ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing first ∠3° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1973"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.4% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1973" and ∠1946".

It is Beaver Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Beaver of November 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 1198 / 2151

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1198 of Meeus index or 2151 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.81 days

Length of current 1198 lunation is 29 days, 19 hours and 30 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2096. It is 36 minutes longer than next lunation 1199 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 6 hours and 46 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 17 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠169.7°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠169.7°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠194.2°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep decreasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).

Moon in perigee

Moon is reaching point of perigee on this date at 19:43, this is 13 days after last apogee on 16 November 2096 at 05:04 in ♐ Sagittarius. Lunar orbit is starting to get wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth for 13 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next apogee on 13 December 2096 at 05:28 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Distance to Moon 356 609 km

This perigee Moon is 356 609 km (221 587 mi) away from Earth. This is the year's closest perigee of 2096. It is 5 899 km closer than the mean perigee distance, but it is still 184 km farther than the closest perigee of 21st century.

Moon after ascending node

1 day after its ascending node on 28 November 2096 at 18:48 in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 12 December 2096 at 02:27 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Draconic month

1 day after beginning of current draconic month in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

10 days after previous South standstill on 18 November 2096 at 19:29 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-26.983°. Next 2 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠26.962° in the next northern standstill on 1 December 2096 at 20:29 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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