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Moon Information For December 9 2012 (United States)

Moon December 9, 2012 (United States)

The Moon information shown here applies to Washington, District of Columbia, United States on Sunday, December 9, 2012. (Local time America/New York)

Moonrise to moonset11h2m
Moonrise02:47
Moonset13:49
Distance to the center of the Sun147,325,390 km
Distance to the center of Earth369,912 km
Moon ilumination (at midnight)23.3%
Lunar phasewaning
Current zodiac sign the MoonLibra ♎
Moon age (days past new moon)24.8

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 Spica2012-12-09 07:04Spica is 0.8 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and SaturnDecember 10Saturn is 4 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and VenusDecember 11Venus is 1.6 degrees North of the Moon.
Moon and JupiterDecember 25Jupiter is 0.5 degrees North of the Moon.

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