Gibbous ♋ Cancer
Moon rises at sunset and sets at sunrise. It is visible all night and it is high in the sky around midnight.
Moon is passing about ∠5° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc appears visually 4.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1859" and ∠1951".
The Full Moon this days is the Cold of December 2099.
There is high Full Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.
The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1236 of Meeus index or 2189 from Brown series.
The length of the lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 47 minutes. It is 2 hours and 12 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°).
The length of the current synodic month is 1 hour and 3 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 6 hours shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.
At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠49.8°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠81.3°.
6 days after point of apogee on 20 December 2099 at 13:16 in ♈ Aries. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 6 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 3 January 2100 at 08:57 in ♎ Libra.
The Moon is 385 634 km (239 622 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 6 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 370 356 km (230 129 mi).
8 days after ascending node on 19 December 2099 at 01:02 in ♓ Pisces. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 5 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 1 January 2100 at 21:13 in ♍ Virgo.
8 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.
1 day since the previous standstill on 26 December 2099 at 23:34 in ♊ Gemini when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠28.345°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next 12 days to face maximum declination of ∠-28.379° at the point of next southern standstill on 8 January 2100 at 21:59 in ♐ Sagittarius.
The Moon is in a Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and thus forming Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.