Lunar Calendar Month November 2014 (United States)

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 Washington, District of Columbia, United States during November 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
full moon2014-11-0617:23
3rd quarter2014-11-1410:15
new moon2014-11-2207:32
1st quarter2014-11-2905:06

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

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

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Perigee2014-11-0219:22367,870 km
Apogee2014-11-1420:57404,336 km
Perigee2014-11-2718:12369,824 km

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 30 days of November 2014.

November 2014
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 44
27Monday
 
28Tuesday
 
29Wednesday
 
30Thursday
 
31Friday
 
1Saturday
 
61.9% illuminated
61.9% illuminated
Age:8.5
2Sunday
 
72.7% illuminated
72.7% illuminated
Age:9.6
Week 44
3Monday
 
82.7% illuminated
82.7% illuminated
Age:10.7
4Tuesday
 
90.6% illuminated
90.6% illuminated
Age:11.8
5Wednesday
 
96.2% illuminated
96.2% illuminated
Age:12.9
6Thursday
 
99.4% illuminated
99.4% illuminated
Age:14
7Friday
 
99.9% illuminated
99.9% illuminated
Age:15.1
8Saturday
 
98% illuminated
98% illuminated
Age:16.1
9Sunday
 
93.9% illuminated
93.9% illuminated
Age:17.1
Week 46
10Monday
 
88% illuminated
88% illuminated
Age:18.1
11Tuesday
 
80.7% illuminated
80.7% illuminated
Age:19
12Wednesday
 
72.4% illuminated
72.4% illuminated
Age:20
13Thursday
 
63.5% illuminated
63.5% illuminated
Age:20.9
14Friday
 
54.1% illuminated
54.1% illuminated
Age:21.8
15Saturday
 
44.7% illuminated
44.7% illuminated
Age:22.6
16Sunday
 
35.5% illuminated
35.5% illuminated
Age:23.5
Week 47
17Monday
 
26.7% illuminated
26.7% illuminated
Age:24.4
18Tuesday
 
18.6% illuminated
18.6% illuminated
Age:25.3
19Wednesday
 
11.6% illuminated
11.6% illuminated
Age:26.3
20Thursday
 
5.9% illuminated
5.9% illuminated
Age:27.2
21Friday
 
2% illuminated
2% illuminated
Age:28.2
22Saturday
 
0.1% illuminated
0.1% illuminated
Age:29.2
23Sunday
 
0.6% illuminated
0.6% illuminated
Age:0.7
Week 48
24Monday
 
3.5% illuminated
3.5% illuminated
Age:1.8
25Tuesday
 
8.8% illuminated
8.8% illuminated
Age:2.8
26Wednesday
 
16.3% illuminated
16.3% illuminated
Age:3.9
27Thursday
 
25.6% illuminated
25.6% illuminated
Age:5
28Friday
 
36.2% illuminated
36.2% illuminated
Age:6.1
29Saturday
 
47.4% illuminated
47.4% illuminated
Age:7.1
30Sunday
 
58.8% illuminated
58.8% illuminated
Age:8.2
1Monday
 
2Tuesday
 
3Wednesday
 
4Thursday
 
5Friday
 
6Saturday
 
7Sunday
 
8Monday
 
9Tuesday
 
10Wednesday
 
11Thursday
 
12Friday
 
13Saturday
 
14Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2015-06-29