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Moon Information For December 15 2013 (Northern Hemisphere)

Moon December 15, 2013 (Northern Hemisphere)

The Moon information shown here applies to Washington, Northern Hemisphere on Sunday, December 15, 2013. (Local time America/New York)

Moonrise to moonset10h15m
Moonrise15:49
Moonset05:34
Distance to the center of the Sun147,232,121 km
Distance to the center of Earth396,912 km
Moon ilumination (at midnight)95.6%
Lunar phasewaxing
Current zodiac sign the MoonTaurus ♉
Moon age (days past new moon)12.8

Moon-Planet Conjunctions

A Moon-planet conjunction occurs when an astronomical object has either the same, or nearly the same, right ascension or the same ecliptic longitude of that of the Moon, as observed from Earth. Check all the conjunctions in December 2013.

Astronomical ObjectsDate and TimeDegrees Apart
Moon and SaturnDecember 1Saturn is 1.3 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and Aldebaran2013-12-15 21:45Aldebaran is 2.9 degrees South of the Moon.
Moon and MarsDecember 25Mars is 4.9 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and SpicaDecember 26Spica is 1.1 degrees South of the Moon.
Moon and SaturnDecember 28Saturn is 0.9 degrees North of the Moon.

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