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Moon phase on 1 November 2098 Saturday is First Quarter, 8 days young Moon is in Aquarius.

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Lunar calendar 2098 | November 2098

First Quarter phase
First Quarter phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

First Quarter 54% illuminated

First Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 54% and growing larger. The 8 days young Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

* The exact date and time of this First Quarter phase is on 1 November 2098 at 00:47 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at noon and sets at midnight. It is visible high in the southern sky in early evening.

Moon in ♒ Aquarius

Moon is passing about ∠15° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1769"

Lunar disc appears visually 8.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1769" and ∠1934".

Beaver Moon after 7 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2098 after 7 days on 9 November 2098 at 00:15.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Neap tide

There is low ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at big angle, so their combined tidal force is weak.

Lunation 1222 / 2175

The Moon is 8 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1222 of Meeus index or 2175 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.54 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 2 minutes. It is 2 hours and 31 minutes shorter than the next lunation's length. The lengths of the following synodic months are going to increasing with the true anomaly getting closer to the value it has at the point of New Moon at apogee (∠180°).

Lunation length longer than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 18 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 6 hours and 45 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠48.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠48.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠78.8°.

Moon before perigee

11 days after point of perigee on 21 October 2098 at 07:37 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next day, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 2 November 2098 at 03:39 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 405 162 km

The Moon is 405 162 km (251 756 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next day until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 404 370 km (251 264 mi).

Moon before ascending node

9 days after descending node on 23 October 2098 at 06:35 in ♎ Libra. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 4 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 6 November 2098 at 11:42 in ♈ Aries.

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Draconic month

22 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♈ Aries, the Moon is navigating from the second to the final part of the cycle.

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Moon after southern standstill

3 days since the previous standstill on 29 October 2098 at 00:40 in ♑ Capricorn when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-28.513°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 10 days to face maximum declination of ∠28.455° at the point of next northern standstill on 12 November 2098 at 08:09 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 7 days

In 7 days on 9 November 2098 at 00:15 in ♉ Taurus the Moon is going to be in a Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and thus forming the next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

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