Crescent ♓ Pisces
Moon phase on 27 February 2082 Friday is New Moon, 1 day young Moon is in Pisces.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 ∠8° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1780" and ∠1937".
Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2082 after 15 days on 14 March 2082 at 16:45.
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 14:48 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 1016 of Meeus index or 1969 from Brown series.
29 days, 18 hours and 16 minutes is the length of new lunation 1016. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2082. It is 1 hour and 19 minutes longer than next lunation 1017 length.
Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 32 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 31 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.
This New Moon true anomaly is ∠154.1°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠179.1°. 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°).
12 days after point of perigee on 14 February 2082 at 17:46 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 2 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 2 March 2082 at 08:00 in ♈ Aries.
Moon is 402 689 km (250 219 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 2 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 192 km (252 396 mi).
Moon is in ascending node in ♓ Pisces at 08:13 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from South to North. Moon will follow the northern part of its orbit for the next 13 days to meet descending node on 13 March 2082 at 11:29 in ♍ Virgo.
At 08:13 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.
5 days after previous South standstill on 21 February 2082 at 17:29 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-28.301°. Next 8 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠28.286° in the next northern standstill on 8 March 2082 at 11:16 in ♊ Gemini.
The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.