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Moon phase on 22 November 2098 Saturday is New Moon, 1 day young Moon is in Scorpio.

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Lunar calendar 2098 | November 2098

New Moon phase
New Moon phase
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 ♏ Scorpio.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 22 November 2098 at 23:51 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 ♏ Scorpio

Moon is passing about ∠25° of ♏ Scorpio tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1874" and ∠1943".

Cold Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Cold Moon of December 2098 after 16 days on 8 December 2098 at 13:45.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 1223 / 2176

At 23:51 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 1223 of Meeus index or 2176 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.65 days

29 days, 15 hours and 33 minutes is the length of new lunation 1223. It is 2 hours and 10 minutes shorter than next lunation 1224 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 49 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 14 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠78.8°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠78.8°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠115.9°. 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

6 days after point of perigee on 16 November 2098 at 08:08 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 7 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 30 November 2098 at 00:33 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 382 451 km

Moon is 382 451 km (237 644 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 7 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 413 km (251 291 mi).

Moon after descending node

2 days after its descending node on 19 November 2098 at 13:21 in ♎ Libra, 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 3 December 2098 at 17:44 in ♈ Aries.

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Draconic month

16 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♈ Aries, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

10 days after previous North standstill on 12 November 2098 at 08:09 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠28.455°. Next 2 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-28.393° in the next southern standstill on 25 November 2098 at 09:14 in ♑ Capricorn.

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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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