Crescent ♏ Scorpio
Moon phase on 31 October 2035 Wednesday is New Moon, less than 1 day young Moon is in Scorpio.Share this page: twitter facebook linkedin
Moon rises at sunrise and sets at sunset. It's part facing the Earth is completely in shadow.
Moon is passing about ∠12° of ♏ Scorpio tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1817" and ∠1933".
Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2035 after 15 days on 15 November 2035 at 13:49.
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.
At 02:59 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 443 of Meeus index or 1396 from Brown series.
29 days, 16 hours and 39 minutes is the length of new lunation 443. It is 2 hours and 14 minutes shorter than next lunation 444 length.
Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 55 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 8 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.
This New Moon true anomaly is ∠110.7°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠144.1°. 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°).
10 days after point of perigee on 20 October 2035 at 19:38 in ♊ Gemini. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 5 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 5 November 2035 at 15:01 in ♑ Capricorn.
Moon is 394 571 km (245 175 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 5 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 052 km (251 688 mi).
5 days after its ascending node on 26 October 2035 at 07:11 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 9 November 2035 at 14:55 in ♒ Aquarius.
5 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.
9 days after previous North standstill on 22 October 2035 at 04:59 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠18.978°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-19.089° in the next southern standstill on 4 November 2035 at 23:10 in ♑ Capricorn.
The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.