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Moon phase on 11 March 2100 Thursday is New Moon, less than 1 day young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2100 | March 2100

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 less than 1 day young Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 10 March 2100 at 22:28 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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is leaving the last ∠3° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♈ Aries later.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1776" and ∠1931".

Worm Moon after 14 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2100 after 14 days on 26 March 2100 at 01:05.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Gemini ♊ on 19 March 2100 at 02:58
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 26 March 2100 at 01:05
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 1 April 2100 at 16:35
  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 9 April 2100 at 16:16

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 1239 / 2192

At 22:29 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 1239 of Meeus index or 2192 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.74 days

29 days, 17 hours and 48 minutes is the length of new lunation 1239. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2100. It is 1 hour and 11 minutes longer than next lunation 1240 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 4 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 59 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠151.4°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠151.4°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠176.6°. 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 apogee

13 days after point of perigee on 26 February 2100 at 05:17 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 2 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 13 March 2100 at 21:09 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 403 614 km

Moon is 403 614 km (250 794 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 2 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 110 km (252 345 mi).

Moon after ascending node

1 day after its ascending node on 10 March 2100 at 16:27 in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 13 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 24 March 2100 at 20:18 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon after southern standstill

7 days after previous South standstill on 4 March 2100 at 09:17 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-28.575°. Next 7 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠28.566° in the next northern standstill on 19 March 2100 at 01:51 in ♊ Gemini.

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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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