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Portland, Maine, USA — Moonrise, Moonset, and Moon Phases, December 2021

Moon: 6.3%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Apr 14, 2021 at 2:16:23 pm
Moon Direction: 169° South
Moon Altitude: 62.9°
Moon Distance: 252,358 mi
Next Full Moon: Apr 26, 2021, 11:31 pm
Next New Moon: May 11, 2021, 2:59 pm
Next Moonset: Today, 10:04 pm
Location of PortlandLocation

Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for Portland, December 2021

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
13:18 am (101°)2:27 pm (255°)-8:58 am(36.2°)226,40210.9%
24:37 am (110°)2:56 pm (247°)-9:52 am(30.0°)223,6834.4%
36:00 am (118°)3:33 pm (239°)-10:51 am(24.8°)222,0630.7%
47:23 am (124°)4:19 pm (234°)-11:54 am(21.0°)221,7530.2%
58:41 am (128°)5:17 pm (232°)-1:00 pm(19.2°)222,7963.2%
69:47 am (128°)6:27 pm (233°)-2:05 pm(19.6°)225,0549.1%
710:39 am (125°)7:42 pm (237°)-3:08 pm(21.9°)228,23817.4%
811:19 am (119°)8:58 pm (243°)-4:05 pm(25.7°)231,98427.3%
911:51 am (113°)10:12 pm (251°)-4:57 pm(30.6°)235,92838.0%
1012:16 pm (105°)11:21 pm (258°)-5:44 pm(36.1°)239,75748.9%
1112:38 pm (97°)--6:28 pm(41.8°)243,23559.4%
12-12:28 am (266°)12:58 pm (90°)7:10 pm(47.5°)246,20969.3%
13-1:32 am (274°)1:18 pm (82°)7:51 pm(53.1°)248,60178.1%
14-2:36 am (282°)1:38 pm (75°)8:33 pm(58.3°)250,39085.6%
15-3:39 am (289°)2:01 pm (68°)9:16 pm(63.0°)251,60091.8%
16-4:42 am (296°)2:27 pm (62°)10:01 pm(66.9°)252,27896.3%
17-5:45 am (301°)2:58 pm (57°)10:48 pm(69.9°)252,47499.1%
18-6:47 am (305°)3:35 pm (54°)11:37 pm(71.8°)252,235100.0%
19-7:44 am (307°)4:20 pm (52°)Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
20-8:36 am (308°)5:12 pm (53°)12:28 am(72.4°)251,58799.0%
21-9:21 am (306°)6:11 pm (55°)1:19 am(71.7°)250,53796.1%
22-9:58 am (302°)7:15 pm (60°)2:09 am(69.6°)249,07191.3%
23-10:30 am (297°)8:21 pm (65°)2:58 am(66.4°)247,17184.9%
24-10:56 am (291°)9:28 pm (72°)3:45 am(62.2°)244,82176.9%
25-11:20 am (283°)10:36 pm (80°)4:30 am(57.1°)242,03267.6%
26-11:42 am (276°)11:45 pm (89°)5:15 am(51.4°)238,85757.3%
27-12:04 pm (267°)-6:00 am(45.3°)235,40946.3%
2812:56 am (97°)12:27 pm (259°)-6:47 am(39.0°)231,87235.1%
292:11 am (106°)12:53 pm (250°)-7:37 am(32.9°)228,50324.3%
303:29 am (114°)1:24 pm (243°)-8:31 am(27.3°)225,61014.7%
314:50 am (121°)2:04 pm (237°)-9:31 am(22.8°)223,5237.0%
* All times are local time for Portland. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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