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Lunar Calendar Month June 2016 (Zimbabwe)

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 Harare, Zimbabwe during June 2016.

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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 moon2016-06-0504:59
1st quarter2016-06-1210:10
full moon2016-06-2013:02
3rd quarter2016-06-2720:19

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

The following table shows the dates of perigee and apogee of the Moon during June 2016.

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Perigee2016-06-0312:56361,141 km
Apogee2016-06-1514:01405,021 km

Meteor Activity

Active meteor showers this month and their peak days. For more information, see the meteor shower calendar 2016.

NamePeak Day
Dayt. Arietids2016-06-07
June Bootids2016-06-27

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.

Astronomical ObjectsDate and Time
Mercury2016-06-03 11:47
Regulus2016-06-10 16:47
Jupiter2016-06-11 21:35
Saturn2016-06-19 02:40

Illumination of the Moon

The following table depicts the illumination of the Moon, calculated at 00:00, throughtout the 30 days of June 2016.

The information of the moon (phases of the moon, cycles of the moon) presented here applies to all the territory of Zimbabwe.

June 2016
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 22
30Monday
 
31Tuesday
 
1Wednesday
 
23.8% illuminated
Age:24.7
2Thursday
 
14.5% illuminated
Age:25.9
3Friday
 
7.1% illuminated
Age:27
4Saturday
 
2.1% illuminated
Age:28.1
5Sunday
 
0.1% illuminated
Age:29.3
Week 23
6Monday
 
0.9% illuminated
Age:0.9
7Tuesday
 
4.5% illuminated
Age:2
8Wednesday
 
10.3% illuminated
Age:3.1
9Thursday
 
17.9% illuminated
Age:4.1
10Friday
 
26.6% illuminated
Age:5.1
11Saturday
 
36.1% illuminated
Age:6.1
12Sunday
 
45.8% illuminated
Age:7
Week 24
13Monday
 
55.5% illuminated
Age:7.9
14Tuesday
 
64.9% illuminated
Age:8.8
15Wednesday
 
73.6% illuminated
Age:9.7
16Thursday
 
81.5% illuminated
Age:10.6
17Friday
 
88.3% illuminated
Age:11.5
18Saturday
 
93.8% illuminated
Age:12.4
19Sunday
 
97.6% illuminated
Age:13.3
Week 25
20Monday
 
99.7% illuminated
Age:14.2
21Tuesday
 
99.8% illuminated
Age:15.2
22Wednesday
 
97.8% illuminated
Age:16.2
23Thursday
 
93.7% illuminated
Age:17.1
24Friday
 
87.6% illuminated
Age:18.1
25Saturday
 
79.6% illuminated
Age:19.2
26Sunday
 
70.1% illuminated
Age:20.2
Week 26
27Monday
 
59.5% illuminated
Age:21.3
28Tuesday
 
48.2% illuminated
Age:22.3
29Wednesday
 
36.9% illuminated
Age:23.4
30Thursday
 
26.1% illuminated
Age:24.5
1Friday
 
2Saturday
 
3Sunday
 
4Monday
 
5Tuesday
 
6Wednesday
 
7Thursday
 
8Friday
 
9Saturday
 
10Sunday
 
11Monday
 
12Tuesday
 
13Wednesday
 
14Thursday
 
15Friday
 
16Saturday
 
17Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2018-10-21T17:33:00Z