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Times of moonrise, transit and moonset during Mid-Autumn Festival 2004
(20 September 2004)

During the Mid-Autumn festive period in year 2004, the times of moonrise, transit and moonset will be as follows:

On September 27 (Monday)

Moonrise
at 5.39 pm

Transit (meridian passage)
Direction due south
Elevation 62 degrees

at 11.38 pm
Moonset
at 5.42 am (next morning)

 

On September 28 (Tuesday, Mid-Autumn Festival)

Moonrise
at 6.14 pm

Full Moon
Direction due east south-east
Elevation 38 degrees

at 9.09 pm
Transit (meridian passage)
Direction due south
Elevation 68 degrees

at 0.23 am (next morning)
Moonset
at 6.38 am (next morning)

 

On September 29 (Wednesday)

Moonrise
at 7:41 p.m.
Transit (meridian passage)
Direction due south
Elevation 75 degrees

at 1.08 am (next morning)
Moonset
at 7.34 am (next morning)

For the weather during the Mid-Autumn festival period, please see the "7-day Weather Forecast" issued by the Observatory at
the following web site:

http://www.weather.gov.hk/wxinfo/currwx/fnd.htm

 


Last revision date: <20 Dec 2012>