Moon ♏ Scorpio
Moon phase on 27 October 2076 Tuesday 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 first ∠1° of ♏ Scorpio tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1821" and ∠1932".
Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2076 after 14 days on 10 November 2076 at 21:07.
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 20:50 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 950 of Meeus index or 1903 from Brown series.
29 days, 14 hours and 38 minutes is the length of new lunation 950. It is 1 hour and 13 minutes longer than next lunation 951 length.
Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 54 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 9 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.
This lunation true anomaly is ∠254.1°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠290.9°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep decreasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).
5 days after point of apogee on 22 October 2076 at 03:11 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 10 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 6 November 2076 at 20:15 in ♓ Pisces.
Moon is 393 567 km (244 551 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 10 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 368 114 km (228 735 mi).
10 days after its ascending node on 16 October 2076 at 15:38 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 31 October 2076 at 02:13 in ♐ Sagittarius.
10 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.
9 days after previous North standstill on 18 October 2076 at 10:01 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠24.937°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-25.032° in the next southern standstill on 1 November 2076 at 19:09 in ♑ Capricorn.
The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.