Lunar Calendar Month October 2014 (Finland)

The Moon is the only natural satellite of the Earth and the fifth largest moon in the Solar System. It is the largest natural satellite in the solar system relative to the size of its planet. The following is information specific for Helsinki, Finland during October 2014.

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Date and time of moon phases

The information in the following table comes from calculations published by the Astronomical Applications Department of the U.S. Naval Observatory.

Moon phasesDatesTime
1st quarter2014-10-0122:32
full moon2014-10-0813:51
3rd quarter2014-10-1522:12
new moon2014-10-2400:57
1st quarter2014-10-3104:48

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

The following table shows the dates of perigee and apogee of the Moon during October 2014.

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Perigee2014-10-0612:42362,480 km
Apogee2014-10-1809:06404,897 km

Eclipses in October 2014

The following is information about eclipses occuring worldwide during October 2014. The eclipses listed here may be totally visible, partly visible or not visible in any part of Finland.

TypeDatesSarosNotes
solar eclipse2014-10-23153
lunar eclipse2014-10-08127

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 31 days of October 2014.

October 2014
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 40
29Monday
 
30Tuesday
 
1Wednesday
 
39.7% illuminated
39.7% illuminated
Age:6.4
2Thursday
 
50.8% illuminated
50.8% illuminated
Age:7.5
3Friday
 
62% illuminated
62% illuminated
Age:8.5
4Saturday
 
72.8% illuminated
72.8% illuminated
Age:9.6
5Sunday
 
82.6% illuminated
82.6% illuminated
Age:10.7
Week 41
6Monday
 
90.7% illuminated
90.7% illuminated
Age:11.8
7Tuesday
 
96.4% illuminated
96.4% illuminated
Age:13
8Wednesday
 
99.5% illuminated
99.5% illuminated
Age:14.1
9Thursday
 
99.7% illuminated
99.7% illuminated
Age:15.2
10Friday
 
97.3% illuminated
97.3% illuminated
Age:16.3
11Saturday
 
92.4% illuminated
92.4% illuminated
Age:17.4
12Sunday
 
85.6% illuminated
85.6% illuminated
Age:18.4
Week 42
13Monday
 
77.5% illuminated
77.5% illuminated
Age:19.4
14Tuesday
 
68.5% illuminated
68.5% illuminated
Age:20.4
15Wednesday
 
59% illuminated
59% illuminated
Age:21.3
16Thursday
 
49.4% illuminated
49.4% illuminated
Age:22.2
17Friday
 
39.9% illuminated
39.9% illuminated
Age:23.1
18Saturday
 
30.9% illuminated
30.9% illuminated
Age:24
19Sunday
 
22.5% illuminated
22.5% illuminated
Age:24.9
Week 43
20Monday
 
15.1% illuminated
15.1% illuminated
Age:25.8
21Tuesday
 
8.9% illuminated
8.9% illuminated
Age:26.7
22Wednesday
 
4.2% illuminated
4.2% illuminated
Age:27.6
23Thursday
 
1.1% illuminated
1.1% illuminated
Age:28.5
24Friday
 
0% illuminated
0% illuminated
Age:29.5
25Saturday
 
1% illuminated
1% illuminated
Age:0.9
26Sunday
 
4.1% illuminated
4.1% illuminated
Age:1.9
Week 43
27Monday
 
9.7% illuminated
9.7% illuminated
Age:3
28Tuesday
 
17.1% illuminated
17.1% illuminated
Age:4
29Wednesday
 
26.2% illuminated
26.2% illuminated
Age:5
30Thursday
 
36.5% illuminated
36.5% illuminated
Age:6.1
31Friday
 
47.7% illuminated
47.7% illuminated
Age:7.2
1Saturday
 
2Sunday
 
3Monday
 
4Tuesday
 
5Wednesday
 
6Thursday
 
7Friday
 
8Saturday
 
9Sunday
 
10Monday
 
11Tuesday
 
12Wednesday
 
13Thursday
 
14Friday
 
15Saturday
 
16Sunday
 
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