Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 12 November 2062 Sunday is Waxing Gibbous, 10 days young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2062 | November 2062

Waxing Gibbous phase
Waxing Gibbous phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waxing Gibbous 79% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 79% and growing larger. The 10 days young Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 3 days on 9 November 2062 at 06:50.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♓ Pisces

Moon is leaving the last ∠4° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♈ Aries later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1812"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1812" and ∠1939".

Beaver Moon after 4 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2062 after 4 days on 16 November 2062 at 20:48.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 777 / 1730

The Moon is 10 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 777 of Meeus index or 1730 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.64 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 28 minutes. It is 2 hours and 28 minutes shorter than the next lunation's length. The lengths of the following synodic months are going to increasing with the true anomaly getting closer to the value it has at the point of New Moon at apogee (∠180°).

Lunation length longer than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 2 hours and 44 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 4 hours and 19 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠86.4°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠86.4°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠123°.

Moon after apogee

4 days after point of apogee on 7 November 2062 at 23:42 in ♑ Capricorn. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 7 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 19 November 2062 at 18:46 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 395 493 km

The Moon is 395 493 km (245 748 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 7 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 365 580 km (227 161 mi).

Moon in ascending node

Moon is in ascending node in ♓ Pisces at 01:21 crossing the ecliptic from South to North to meet descending node 12 days later on 24 November 2062 at 21:08 in ♍ Virgo.

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New draconic month

At 01:21 the Moon completes the previous draconic month and enters the new one.

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Moon before northern standstill

7 days since the previous standstill on 5 November 2062 at 05:18 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-28.465°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 6 days to face maximum declination of ∠28.390° at the point of next northern standstill on 19 November 2062 at 04:48 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 4 days

In 4 days on 16 November 2062 at 20:48 in ♉ Taurus the Moon is going to be in a Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and thus forming the next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

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