The Moon

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From San Diego , the Moon is visible from soon after it rises, at 05:05, until soon before it sets at 15:08. Always take extreme caution when trying to make daytime observations of the Moon while the Sun is above the horizon.

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Name The Moon
Object type Moon
Current position
Computed for:11 December 2023
Right ascension:15h39m [1]
Declination:-22°29' [1]
Magnitude:-9.01 (V) [1]
Angular diameter:1861.8 arcsec[1]
Distance:0.00 AU
0.02 lightmin [1]
Angular motion (speed):13.44 deg/day[1]
Angular motion (pos ang):110.3°
Current phase

Mon, Dec 11, 2023

28-day old moon
New Moon


28 days old

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Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.

13 Nov 2023  –  New Moon
14 Nov 2023  –  The Moon at perihelion
20 Nov 2023  –  Moon at First Quarter
21 Nov 2023  –  The Moon at perigee
25 Nov 2023  –  The Moon at aphelion
27 Nov 2023  –  Full Moon
04 Dec 2023  –  The Moon at apogee
04 Dec 2023  –  Moon at Last Quarter


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