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Moon phase on 13 December 2067 Tuesday is First Quarter, 7 days young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2067 | December 2067

First Quarter phase
First Quarter phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

First Quarter 51% illuminated

First Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 51% and growing larger. The 7 days young Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

* The exact date and time of this First Quarter phase is on 13 December 2067 at 08:38 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at noon and sets at midnight. It is visible high in the southern sky in early evening.

Moon in ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠23° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1963"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.7% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1963" and ∠1949".

Cold Moon after 7 days

Next Full Moon is the Cold Moon of December 2067 after 7 days on 20 December 2067 at 15:41.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Neap tide

There is low ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at big angle, so their combined tidal force is weak.

Lunation 840 / 1793

The Moon is 7 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 840 of Meeus index or 1793 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.52 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 33 minutes. It is 1 hour and 27 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 11 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 5 hours and 58 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠307.7°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠307.7°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠331.1°.

Moon after perigee

3 days after point of perigee on 10 December 2067 at 00:36 in ♒ Aquarius. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 4 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 17 December 2067 at 18:55 in ♉ Taurus.

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Distance to Moon 365 091 km

The Moon is 365 091 km (226 857 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 4 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 357 950 km (222 420 mi).

Moon before descending node

7 days after ascending node on 6 December 2067 at 08:52 in ♐ Sagittarius. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 5 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 19 December 2067 at 07:06 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

7 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.

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Moon before northern standstill

6 days since the previous standstill on 6 December 2067 at 20:06 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-22.279°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 6 days to face maximum declination of ∠22.286° at the point of next northern standstill on 19 December 2067 at 19:23 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 7 days

In 7 days on 20 December 2067 at 15:41 in ♊ Gemini 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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