Crescent ♉ Taurus
Moon phase on 25 April 2093 Saturday is New Moon, 1 day young Moon is in Taurus.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 ∠4° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1829" and ∠1907".
Next Full Moon is the Flower Moon of May 2093 after 15 days on 11 May 2093 at 02:17.
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 16:12 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 1154 of Meeus index or 2107 from Brown series.
29 days, 13 hours and 55 minutes is the length of new lunation 1154. It is 1 hour and 2 minutes shorter than next lunation 1155 length.
Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 11 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 52 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.
This New Moon true anomaly is ∠109.2°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠142°. 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 15 April 2093 at 13:30 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 5 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 1 May 2093 at 06:12 in ♋ Cancer.
Moon is 391 821 km (243 466 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 5 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 751 km (251 501 mi).
6 days after its descending node on 18 April 2093 at 13:39 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 7 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 2 May 2093 at 12:02 in ♋ Cancer.
20 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♌ Leo, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.
8 days after previous South standstill on 17 April 2093 at 04:44 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-21.301°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠21.429° in the next northern standstill on 1 May 2093 at 00:13 in ♋ Cancer.
The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.