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Moon Information For December 11 2012 (United States)

Moon December 11, 2012 (United States)

The Moon information shown here applies to Washington, District of Columbia, United States on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. (Local time America/New York)

Moonrise to moonset10h14m
Moonrise05:09
Moonset15:23
Distance to the center of the Sun147,290,341 km
Distance to the center of Earth364,449 km
Moon ilumination (at midnight)6.9%
Lunar phasewaning
Current zodiac sign the MoonScorpio ♏
Moon age (days past new moon)27

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. Check all the conjunctions in December 2012.

Astronomical ObjectsDate and TimeDegrees Apart
Moon and SpicaDecember 9Spica is 0.8 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and SaturnDecember 10Saturn is 4 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and Venus2012-12-11 08:48Venus is 1.6 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and JupiterDecember 25Jupiter is 0.5 degrees North of the Moon.

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