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Lunar Calendar Month April 2013 (Zimbabwe)

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 Harare, Zimbabwe during April 2013.

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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
3rd quarter2013-04-0306:36
new moon2013-04-1011:35
1st quarter2013-04-1814:31
full moon2013-04-2521:57

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

The following table shows the dates of perigee and apogee of the Moon during April 2013.

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Apogee2013-04-1600:23404,864 km
Perigee2013-04-2721:49362,267 km

Eclipses in April 2013

The following is information about eclipses occuring worldwide during April 2013. The eclipses listed here may be totally visible, partly visible or not visible in any part of Zimbabwe.

TypeDatesSarosNotes
lunar eclipse2013-04-25112

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
Jupiter2013-04-14 20:23
Spica2013-04-25 02:10
Saturn2013-04-26 04:28

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 30 days of April 2013.

The information of the moon (phases of the moon, cycles of the moon) presented here applies to all the territory of Zimbabwe.

April 2013
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 14
1 Monday
 
75% illuminated
75% illuminated
Age: 19.7
2 Tuesday
 
64.4% illuminated
64.4% illuminated
Age: 20.8
3 Wednesday
 
53.1% illuminated
53.1% illuminated
Age: 21.9
4 Thursday
 
41.8% illuminated
41.8% illuminated
Age: 22.9
5 Friday
 
31% illuminated
31% illuminated
Age: 24
6 Saturday
 
21.3% illuminated
21.3% illuminated
Age: 25
7 Sunday
 
13% illuminated
13% illuminated
Age: 26.1
Week 15
8 Monday
 
6.7% illuminated
6.7% illuminated
Age: 27.1
9 Tuesday
 
2.4% illuminated
2.4% illuminated
Age: 28.1
10 Wednesday
 
0.3% illuminated
0.3% illuminated
Age: 29.1
11 Thursday
 
0.3% illuminated
0.3% illuminated
Age: 0.5
12 Friday
 
2.3% illuminated
2.3% illuminated
Age: 1.4
13 Saturday
 
6.2% illuminated
6.2% illuminated
Age: 2.4
14 Sunday
 
11.6% illuminated
11.6% illuminated
Age: 3.3
Week 16
15 Monday
 
18.4% illuminated
18.4% illuminated
Age: 4.2
16 Tuesday
 
26.3% illuminated
26.3% illuminated
Age: 5.1
17 Wednesday
 
35% illuminated
35% illuminated
Age: 6
18 Thursday
 
44.3% illuminated
44.3% illuminated
Age: 6.8
19 Friday
 
53.9% illuminated
53.9% illuminated
Age: 7.7
20 Saturday
 
63.5% illuminated
63.5% illuminated
Age: 8.7
21 Sunday
 
72.9% illuminated
72.9% illuminated
Age: 9.6
Week 17
22 Monday
 
81.6% illuminated
81.6% illuminated
Age: 10.6
23 Tuesday
 
89.1% illuminated
89.1% illuminated
Age: 11.6
24 Wednesday
 
95% illuminated
95% illuminated
Age: 12.7
25 Thursday
 
98.8% illuminated
98.8% illuminated
Age: 13.7
26 Friday
 
100% illuminated
100% illuminated
Age: 14.9
27 Saturday
 
98.3% illuminated
98.3% illuminated
Age: 16
28 Sunday
 
93.8% illuminated
93.8% illuminated
Age: 17.1
Week 18
29 Monday
 
86.8% illuminated
86.8% illuminated
Age: 18.3
30 Tuesday
 
77.8% illuminated
77.8% illuminated
Age: 19.4
1 Wednesday
 
2 Thursday
 
3 Friday
 
4 Saturday
 
5 Sunday
 
6 Monday
 
7 Tuesday
 
8 Wednesday
 
9 Thursday
 
10 Friday
 
11 Saturday
 
12 Sunday
 
13 Monday
 
14 Tuesday
 
15 Wednesday
 
16 Thursday
 
17 Friday
 
18 Saturday
 
19 Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2016-01-23