The Moon

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From Cambridge , the Moon is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 23:59, when it rises 7° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:18, 32° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:23, 25° above your south-western horizon.

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Name The Moon
Object Type Moon
Current Position
Magnitude:-12.44 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:15h40m [1]
Declination:-15°10' [1]
Distance:0.00 AU
0.02 lightmin [1]
Current Phase
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):32.11

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You can embed the Moon's phase in your website. Simply configure the options below, and paste the grey HTML code into your website.

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26 Feb 2019  –  Moon at Last Quarter
06 Mar 2019  –  New Moon
14 Mar 2019  –  Moon at First Quarter
20 Mar 2019  –  Full Moon
28 Mar 2019  –  Moon at Last Quarter
05 Apr 2019  –  New Moon
12 Apr 2019  –  Moon at First Quarter
19 Apr 2019  –  Full Moon




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