Lunar Calendar Month June 2014 (United States)

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 Washington, District of Columbia, United States during June 2014.

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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
1st quarter2014-06-0516:39
full moon2014-06-1300:11
3rd quarter2014-06-1914:39
new moon2014-06-2704:08

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

The following table shows the dates of perigee and apogee of the Moon during June 2014.

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Apogee2014-06-0300:26404,955 km
Perigee2014-06-1423:35362,061 km
Apogee2014-06-3015:11405,931 km

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 30 days of June 2014.

June 2014
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 22
26Monday
 
27Tuesday
 
28Wednesday
 
29Thursday
 
30Friday
 
31Saturday
 
1Sunday
 
11% illuminated
11% illuminated
Age:3.2
Week 23
2Monday
 
17.7% illuminated
17.7% illuminated
Age:4.1
3Tuesday
 
25.5% illuminated
25.5% illuminated
Age:5
4Wednesday
 
34.1% illuminated
34.1% illuminated
Age:5.9
5Thursday
 
43.4% illuminated
43.4% illuminated
Age:6.8
6Friday
 
53% illuminated
53% illuminated
Age:7.7
7Saturday
 
62.6% illuminated
62.6% illuminated
Age:8.6
8Sunday
 
72% illuminated
72% illuminated
Age:9.5
Week 24
9Monday
 
80.8% illuminated
80.8% illuminated
Age:10.5
10Tuesday
 
88.5% illuminated
88.5% illuminated
Age:11.5
11Wednesday
 
94.6% illuminated
94.6% illuminated
Age:12.6
12Thursday
 
98.6% illuminated
98.6% illuminated
Age:13.7
13Friday
 
100% illuminated
100% illuminated
Age:14.8
14Saturday
 
98.6% illuminated
98.6% illuminated
Age:15.9
15Sunday
 
94.3% illuminated
94.3% illuminated
Age:17
Week 25
16Monday
 
87.4% illuminated
87.4% illuminated
Age:18.2
17Tuesday
 
78.4% illuminated
78.4% illuminated
Age:19.3
18Wednesday
 
68.1% illuminated
68.1% illuminated
Age:20.4
19Thursday
 
57% illuminated
57% illuminated
Age:21.5
20Friday
 
45.8% illuminated
45.8% illuminated
Age:22.5
21Saturday
 
35% illuminated
35% illuminated
Age:23.6
22Sunday
 
25.2% illuminated
25.2% illuminated
Age:24.6
Week 26
23Monday
 
16.7% illuminated
16.7% illuminated
Age:25.6
24Tuesday
 
9.7% illuminated
9.7% illuminated
Age:26.6
25Wednesday
 
4.6% illuminated
4.6% illuminated
Age:27.5
26Thursday
 
1.3% illuminated
1.3% illuminated
Age:28.5
27Friday
 
0% illuminated
0% illuminated
Age:29.4
28Saturday
 
0.7% illuminated
0.7% illuminated
Age:0.8
29Sunday
 
3.1% illuminated
3.1% illuminated
Age:1.7
Week 27
30Monday
 
7.3% illuminated
7.3% illuminated
Age:2.6
1Tuesday
 
2Wednesday
 
3Thursday
 
4Friday
 
5Saturday
 
6Sunday
 
7Monday
 
8Tuesday
 
9Wednesday
 
10Thursday
 
11Friday
 
12Saturday
 
13Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2015-06-29