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Lunar Calendar Month November 2011 (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 November 2011.

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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 quarter2011-11-0212:38
full moon2011-11-1015:16
3rd quarter2011-11-1810:09
new moon2011-11-2501:10

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

The following table shows the dates of perigee and apogee of the Moon during November 2011.

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Apogee2011-11-0808:21406,176 km
Perigee2011-11-2318:25359,691 km

Eclipses in November 2011

The following is information about eclipses occuring worldwide during November 2011. The eclipses listed here may be totally visible, partly visible or not visible in any part of United States.

TypeDatesSarosNotes
solar eclipse2011-11-25123

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
Pleiades2011-11-11 13:43
Spica2011-11-22 12:21
Venus2011-11-26 23:29

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 30 days of November 2011.

November 2011
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 44
31 Monday
 
1Tuesday
 
34.3% illuminated
Age: 5.9
2Wednesday
 
44.6% illuminated
Age: 6.9
3Thursday
 
54.8% illuminated
Age: 7.8
4Friday
 
64.5% illuminated
Age: 8.8
5Saturday
 
73.5% illuminated
Age: 9.7
6Sunday
 
81.4% illuminated
Age: 10.6
Week 44
7Monday
 
88.5% illuminated
Age: 11.5
8Tuesday
 
93.8% illuminated
Age: 12.4
9Wednesday
 
97.6% illuminated
Age: 13.3
10Thursday
 
99.6% illuminated
Age: 14.2
11Friday
 
99.9% illuminated
Age: 15.1
12Saturday
 
98.3% illuminated
Age: 16
13Sunday
 
94.9% illuminated
Age: 16.9
Week 46
14Monday
 
89.7% illuminated
Age: 17.8
15Tuesday
 
82.9% illuminated
Age: 18.8
16Wednesday
 
74.5% illuminated
Age: 19.7
17Thursday
 
65% illuminated
Age: 20.7
18Friday
 
54.5% illuminated
Age: 21.7
19Saturday
 
43.6% illuminated
Age: 22.8
20Sunday
 
32.6% illuminated
Age: 23.8
Week 47
21Monday
 
22.3% illuminated
Age: 24.9
22Tuesday
 
13.3% illuminated
Age: 26
23Wednesday
 
6.2% illuminated
Age: 27.2
24Thursday
 
1.7% illuminated
Age: 28.3
25Friday
 
0% illuminated
Age: 29.5
26Saturday
 
1.3% illuminated
Age: 1.1
27Sunday
 
5.3% illuminated
Age: 2.2
Week 48
28Monday
 
11.5% illuminated
Age: 3.3
29Tuesday
 
19.5% illuminated
Age: 4.3
30Wednesday
 
28.5% illuminated
Age: 5.3
1 Thursday
 
2 Friday
 
3 Saturday
 
4 Sunday
 
5 Monday
 
6 Tuesday
 
7 Wednesday
 
8 Thursday
 
9 Friday
 
10 Saturday
 
11 Sunday
 
12 Monday
 
13 Tuesday
 
14 Wednesday
 
15 Thursday
 
16 Friday
 
17 Saturday
 
18 Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2018-10-21T17:33:00Z