Moon ♏ Scorpio
Moon phase on 2 November 2070 Sunday is New Moon, 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 ∠5° of ♏ Scorpio tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1804" and ∠1934".
Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2070 after 15 days on 18 November 2070 at 05:40.
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 22:43 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 876 of Meeus index or 1829 from Brown series.
29 days, 18 hours and 11 minutes is the length of new lunation 876. It is 1 hour and 11 minutes shorter than next lunation 877 length.
Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 27 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 36 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.
This New Moon true anomaly is ∠134.9°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠163.2°. 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°).
11 days after point of perigee on 22 October 2070 at 03:04 in ♊ Gemini. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 4 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 7 November 2070 at 02:03 in ♑ Capricorn.
Moon is 397 376 km (246 918 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 4 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 849 km (252 183 mi).
1 day after its ascending node on 31 October 2070 at 23:32 in ♎ Libra, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 15 November 2070 at 11:41 in ♈ Aries.
1 day after beginning of current draconic month in ♎ Libra, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.
9 days after previous North standstill on 23 October 2070 at 19:48 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠18.400°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-18.443° in the next southern standstill on 6 November 2070 at 16:41 in ♐ Sagittarius.
The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.