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Lunar Calendar Month December 2013 (Brazil)

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 Brasilia, Brazil during December 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
new moon2013-12-0222:22
1st quarter2013-12-0913:12
full moon2013-12-1707:28
3rd quarter2013-12-2511:48

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

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

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Perigee2013-12-0408:16360,063 km
Apogee2013-12-1921:50406,267 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
Saturn2013-12-01 08:13
Aldebaran2013-12-16 00:45
Mars2013-12-26 00:45
Spica2013-12-27 00:10
Saturn2013-12-28 23:42

Illumination of the Moon

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

Brazil is partly in the southern hemisphere. The information of the moon presented here applies to the southern hemisphere. Moon phases are different for each hemisphere.

December 2013
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 48
25 Monday
 
26 Tuesday
 
27 Wednesday
 
28 Thursday
 
29 Friday
 
30 Saturday
 
1Sunday
 
5.2% illuminated
Age: 27.4
Week 49
2Monday
 
1.2% illuminated
Age: 28.5
3Tuesday
 
0% illuminated
Age: 0.1
4Wednesday
 
1.7% illuminated
Age: 1.2
5Thursday
 
6.3% illuminated
Age: 2.4
6Friday
 
13.3% illuminated
Age: 3.5
7Saturday
 
22.4% illuminated
Age: 4.6
8Sunday
 
32.7% illuminated
Age: 5.7
Week 50
9Monday
 
43.7% illuminated
Age: 6.8
10Tuesday
 
54.7% illuminated
Age: 7.8
11Wednesday
 
65.2% illuminated
Age: 8.8
12Thursday
 
74.8% illuminated
Age: 9.8
13Friday
 
83.1% illuminated
Age: 10.8
14Saturday
 
89.9% illuminated
Age: 11.7
15Sunday
 
95.1% illuminated
Age: 12.7
Week 51
16Monday
 
98.4% illuminated
Age: 13.6
17Tuesday
 
99.9% illuminated
Age: 14.5
18Wednesday
 
99.6% illuminated
Age: 15.4
19Thursday
 
97.4% illuminated
Age: 16.3
20Friday
 
93.6% illuminated
Age: 17.2
21Saturday
 
88.2% illuminated
Age: 18.1
22Sunday
 
81.4% illuminated
Age: 19
Week 52
23Monday
 
73.5% illuminated
Age: 19.8
24Tuesday
 
64.6% illuminated
Age: 20.8
25Wednesday
 
54.9% illuminated
Age: 21.7
26Thursday
 
44.8% illuminated
Age: 22.6
27Friday
 
34.6% illuminated
Age: 23.6
28Saturday
 
24.7% illuminated
Age: 24.6
29Sunday
 
15.7% illuminated
Age: 25.7
Week 1
30Monday
 
8.2% illuminated
Age: 26.8
31Tuesday
 
2.9% illuminated
Age: 27.9
1 Wednesday
 
2 Thursday
 
3 Friday
 
4 Saturday
 
5 Sunday
 
6 Monday
 
7 Tuesday
 
8 Wednesday
 
9 Thursday
 
10 Friday
 
11 Saturday
 
12 Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2018-10-21T17:33:00Z