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Lunar Calendar Month January 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 January 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 quarter2013-01-0505:58
new moon2013-01-1121:44
1st quarter2013-01-1901:45
full moon2013-01-2706:38

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

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

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Perigee2013-01-1012:27360,047 km
Apogee2013-01-2212:53405,311 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
Spica2013-01-05 21:54
Saturn2013-01-07 03:28
Venus2013-01-10 13:36
Jupiter2013-01-22 04:57

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 31 days of January 2013.

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

January 2013
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 1
31 Monday
 
1Tuesday
 
88.8% illuminated
Age: 18
2Wednesday
 
81.7% illuminated
Age: 18.9
3Thursday
 
73.1% illuminated
Age: 19.9
4Friday
 
63.4% illuminated
Age: 20.9
5Saturday
 
52.8% illuminated
Age: 21.9
6Sunday
 
41.7% illuminated
Age: 22.9
Week 2
7Monday
 
30.8% illuminated
Age: 24
8Tuesday
 
20.7% illuminated
Age: 25.1
9Wednesday
 
11.9% illuminated
Age: 26.2
10Thursday
 
5.2% illuminated
Age: 27.4
11Friday
 
1.2% illuminated
Age: 28.5
12Saturday
 
0% illuminated
Age: 0.1
13Sunday
 
1.8% illuminated
Age: 1.2
Week 3
14Monday
 
6.1% illuminated
Age: 2.3
15Tuesday
 
12.6% illuminated
Age: 3.4
16Wednesday
 
20.6% illuminated
Age: 4.4
17Thursday
 
29.7% illuminated
Age: 5.4
18Friday
 
39.3% illuminated
Age: 6.4
19Saturday
 
49.1% illuminated
Age: 7.3
20Sunday
 
58.7% illuminated
Age: 8.2
Week 4
21Monday
 
67.8% illuminated
Age: 9.1
22Tuesday
 
76.3% illuminated
Age: 10
23Wednesday
 
83.8% illuminated
Age: 10.9
24Thursday
 
90.1% illuminated
Age: 11.8
25Friday
 
95.1% illuminated
Age: 12.7
26Saturday
 
98.4% illuminated
Age: 13.6
27Sunday
 
99.9% illuminated
Age: 14.5
Week 5
28Monday
 
99.5% illuminated
Age: 15.4
29Tuesday
 
97% illuminated
Age: 16.4
30Wednesday
 
92.5% illuminated
Age: 17.4
31Thursday
 
86% illuminated
Age: 18.4
1 Friday
 
2 Saturday
 
3 Sunday
 
4 Monday
 
5 Tuesday
 
6 Wednesday
 
7 Thursday
 
8 Friday
 
9 Saturday
 
10 Sunday
 
11 Monday
 
12 Tuesday
 
13 Wednesday
 
14 Thursday
 
15 Friday
 
16 Saturday
 
17 Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2018-10-21T17:33:00Z