Moon ♏ Scorpio
Moon phase on 11 November 2088 Thursday is Waning Crescent, 27 days old Moon is in Libra.Share this page: twitter facebook linkedin
Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 days on 5 November 2088 at 19:22.
Moon rises after midnight to early morning and sets in the afternoon. It is visible in the early morning low to the east.
Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc appears visually 5.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1833" and ∠1939".
Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2088 after 17 days on 28 November 2088 at 14:18.
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.
The Moon is 27 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1098 of Meeus index or 2051 from Brown series.
Length of current 1098 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 52 minutes. It is 2 hours and 28 minutes shorter than next lunation 1099 length.
Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 8 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 55 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.
This New Moon true anomaly is ∠96.1°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠131.6°. 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°).
9 days after point of perigee on 1 November 2088 at 14:54 in ♊ Gemini. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 6 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 17 November 2088 at 14:57 in ♑ Capricorn.
Moon is 391 079 km (243 005 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 6 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 757 km (252 126 mi).
Moon is in ascending node in ♎ Libra at 08:03 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from South to North. Moon will follow the northern part of its orbit for the next 14 days to meet descending node on 25 November 2088 at 20:19 in ♈ Aries.
At 08:03 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.
9 days after previous North standstill on 2 November 2088 at 06:05 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠18.864°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-18.899° in the next southern standstill on 15 November 2088 at 20:48 in ♐ Sagittarius.
After 1 day on 13 November 2088 at 06:32 in ♏ Scorpio, the Moon will be in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.