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Lunar Calendar Month November 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 November 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
1st quarter2016-11-0721:51
full moon2016-11-1415:52
3rd quarter2016-11-2110:33
new moon2016-11-2914:18

Apogee and perigee of the Moon

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

PositionDatesTimeDistanceNotes
Perigee2016-11-1413:24356,511 kmMaximum perigee in 2016!
Apogee2016-11-2722:09406,555 km

Meteor Activity

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

NamePeak Day
N. Taurids2016-11-12
Leonids2016-11-17
Nov. Orionids2016-11-28
α-Monocerotids2016-11-21

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
Saturn2016-11-02 21:38
Aldebaran2016-11-15 18:50
Regulus2016-11-21 12:08
Jupiter2016-11-25 03:47

Illumination of the Moon

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

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

November 2016
wMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Week 44
31Monday
 
1Tuesday
 
1.3% illuminated
Age:1.1
2Wednesday
 
4.2% illuminated
Age:1.9
3Thursday
 
8.9% illuminated
Age:2.8
4Friday
 
15% illuminated
Age:3.7
5Saturday
 
22.5% illuminated
Age:4.6
6Sunday
 
31.2% illuminated
Age:5.6
Week 45
7Monday
 
40.8% illuminated
Age:6.5
8Tuesday
 
51% illuminated
Age:7.5
9Wednesday
 
61.5% illuminated
Age:8.5
10Thursday
 
71.9% illuminated
Age:9.5
11Friday
 
81.5% illuminated
Age:10.6
12Saturday
 
89.7% illuminated
Age:11.7
13Sunday
 
95.8% illuminated
Age:12.8
Week 46
14Monday
 
99.3% illuminated
Age:14
15Tuesday
 
99.8% illuminated
Age:15.2
16Wednesday
 
97.2% illuminated
Age:16.3
17Thursday
 
91.9% illuminated
Age:17.5
18Friday
 
84.3% illuminated
Age:18.6
19Saturday
 
75.2% illuminated
Age:19.7
20Sunday
 
65.2% illuminated
Age:20.7
Week 47
21Monday
 
54.8% illuminated
Age:21.7
22Tuesday
 
44.5% illuminated
Age:22.7
23Wednesday
 
34.8% illuminated
Age:23.6
24Thursday
 
25.8% illuminated
Age:24.5
25Friday
 
17.9% illuminated
Age:25.4
26Saturday
 
11.2% illuminated
Age:26.3
27Sunday
 
6% illuminated
Age:27.2
Week 48
28Monday
 
2.3% illuminated
Age:28.1
29Tuesday
 
0.3% illuminated
Age:29
30Wednesday
 
0.1% illuminated
Age:0.4
1Thursday
 
2Friday
 
3Saturday
 
4Sunday
 
5Monday
 
6Tuesday
 
7Wednesday
 
8Thursday
 
9Friday
 
10Saturday
 
11Sunday
 
12Monday
 
13Tuesday
 
14Wednesday
 
15Thursday
 
16Friday
 
17Saturday
 
18Sunday
 
Content last updated on 2018-10-21T17:33:00Z