Sign In

Lunar Calendar Month November 2015 (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 2015.

Choose a country from the list to get relevant information:

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
3rd quarter2015-11-0307:24
new moon2015-11-1112:47
1st quarter2015-11-1901:27
full moon2015-11-2517:44

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

The following table shows the dates of perigee and apogee of the Moon during November 2015.

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Apogee2015-11-0716:50405,722 km
Perigee2015-11-2315:07362,816 km

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.

Astronomical ObjectsDate and Time
Jupiter2015-11-06 10:49
Mars2015-11-07 04:56
Venus2015-11-07 08:54
Aldebaran2015-11-26 04:33

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 30 days of November 2015.

November 2015
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 44
26Monday
 
27Tuesday
 
28Wednesday
 
29Thursday
 
30Friday
 
31Saturday
 
1Sunday
 
73.4% illuminated
Age:19.9
Week 44
2Monday
 
63.2% illuminated
Age:20.9
3Tuesday
 
53.3% illuminated
Age:21.8
4Wednesday
 
43.4% illuminated
Age:22.8
5Thursday
 
34.1% illuminated
Age:23.7
6Friday
 
25.4% illuminated
Age:24.6
7Saturday
 
17.6% illuminated
Age:25.5
8Sunday
 
11% illuminated
Age:26.3
Week 46
9Monday
 
5.8% illuminated
Age:27.2
10Tuesday
 
2.2% illuminated
Age:28.1
11Wednesday
 
0.3% illuminated
Age:29
12Thursday
 
0.2% illuminated
Age:0.4
13Friday
 
2.1% illuminated
Age:1.4
14Saturday
 
5.9% illuminated
Age:2.3
15Sunday
 
11.7% illuminated
Age:3.3
Week 47
16Monday
 
19.2% illuminated
Age:4.3
17Tuesday
 
28.2% illuminated
Age:5.3
18Wednesday
 
38.4% illuminated
Age:6.3
19Thursday
 
49.3% illuminated
Age:7.3
20Friday
 
60.5% illuminated
Age:8.4
21Saturday
 
71.4% illuminated
Age:9.5
22Sunday
 
81.4% illuminated
Age:10.6
Week 48
23Monday
 
89.7% illuminated
Age:11.7
24Tuesday
 
95.8% illuminated
Age:12.8
25Wednesday
 
99.3% illuminated
Age:14
26Thursday
 
99.9% illuminated
Age:15.1
27Friday
 
97.8% illuminated
Age:16.2
28Saturday
 
93.3% illuminated
Age:17.2
29Sunday
 
86.9% illuminated
Age:18.2
Week 49
30Monday
 
79% illuminated
Age:19.2
1Tuesday
 
2Wednesday
 
3Thursday
 
4Friday
 
5Saturday
 
6Sunday
 
7Monday
 
8Tuesday
 
9Wednesday
 
10Thursday
 
11Friday
 
12Saturday
 
13Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2018-10-21T17:33:00Z