Last Quarter on
Last Quarter 48% illuminated
Last Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 48% and getting smaller. The 22 days old Moon is in ♎ Libra.
* The exact date and time of this Last Quarter phase is on 24 December 2100 at 08:46 UTC.
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Moon phase and lunation details
Moonrise and moonset
Moon rises at midnight and sets at noon. It is visible to the south in the morning.
Moon is entering ♎ Libra
Moon is passing first ∠4° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.
Apparent angular diameter ∠1940"
Lunar disc appears visually 0.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1940" and ∠1951".
Snow Moon after 51 days
Next Full Moon is the Snow Moon of February 2101 after 51 days on 14 February 2101 at 02:44.
Upcoming main Moon phases
- New Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 30 December 2100 at 23:56
- First Quarter in Taurus ♉ on 6 February 2101 at 04:47
- Full Moon in Leo ♌ on 14 February 2101 at 02:44
- Last Quarter in Sagittarius ♐ on 21 February 2101 at 01:38
Lunar orbit position on
Syzygy in 6 days
After 6 days on 30 December 2100 at 23:56 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon will be in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.
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