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Moon phase on 4 March 2034 Saturday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Virgo.

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Lunar calendar 2034 | March 2034

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 ♍ Virgo.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 5 March 2034 at 02:10 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 in ♍ Virgo

Moon is passing about ∠7° of ♍ Virgo tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1814"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.4% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1814" and ∠1935".

It is Worm Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Worm of March 2034.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Virgo ♍ on 5 March 2034 at 02:10
  • Last Quarter in Sagittarius ♐ on 13 March 2034 at 06:45
  • New Moon in Pisces ♓ on 20 March 2034 at 10:14
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 27 March 2034 at 01:18

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 422 / 1375

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 422 of Meeus index or 1375 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.46 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 11 hours and 4 minutes. It is 1 hour and 53 minutes longer than the next lunation's length. The lengths of the following synodic months are going to decreasing with the true anomaly getting closer to the value it has at the point of New Moon at perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).

Lunation length shorter than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 1 hour and 40 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 4 hours and 29 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠317.3°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠317.3°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠337.6°.

Moon before perigee

10 days after point of perigee on 21 February 2034 at 15:30 in ♈ Aries. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 5 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 9 March 2034 at 16:05 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Distance to Moon 395 190 km

The Moon is 395 190 km (245 560 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 5 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 405 268 km (251 822 mi).

Moon before ascending node

11 days after descending node on 21 February 2034 at 05:47 in ♈ Aries. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 2 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 6 March 2034 at 14:21 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

25 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♎ Libra, the Moon is navigating from the second to the final part of the cycle.

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Moon after northern standstill

5 days since the previous standstill on 27 February 2034 at 06:42 in ♊ Gemini when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠18.195°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next 9 days to face maximum declination of ∠-18.147° at the point of next southern standstill on 13 March 2034 at 19:10 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy

The Moon is in a Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and thus forming Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

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