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Moon phase on 12 October 2091 Friday is New Moon, 1 day young Moon is in Libra.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 ∠16° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1966" and ∠1923".
Next Full Moon is the Hunter Moon of October 2091 after 14 days on 27 October 2091 at 09:18.
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 18:29 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 1135 of Meeus index or 2088 from Brown series.
29 days, 9 hours and 13 minutes is the length of new lunation 1135. It is 59 minutes shorter than next lunation 1136 length.
Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 31 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 38 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.
This New Moon true anomaly is ∠349.5°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠4.7°. 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 apogee on 30 September 2091 at 16:41 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next day, until it get to the point of next perigee on 13 October 2091 at 09:20 in ♎ Libra.
Moon is 364 623 km (226 566 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 357 592 km (222 197 mi).
2 days after its ascending node on 9 October 2091 at 12:42 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 22 October 2091 at 03:28 in ♓ Pisces.
2 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.
7 days after previous North standstill on 5 October 2091 at 08:31 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠19.007°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-19.095° in the next southern standstill on 17 October 2091 at 23:45 in ♑ Capricorn.
The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.