Full Moon on

Moon phase on 30 June 2026 Tuesday is Full Moon, 15 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

Share this page: twitter facebook google+ linkedin

Moon phase for

Lunar calendar 2026 | June 2026

Full Moon phase
Full Moon phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Full Moon 100% illuminated

Full Moon is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 100%. The 15 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 29 June 2026 at 23:57 UTC.

Previous date | Moon Today | Next date

Moon phases for next 7 days

7 days ago | 7 days after

Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunset and sets at sunrise. It is visible all night and it is high in the sky around midnight.

Moon in ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠14° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1775"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.1% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1775" and ∠1887".

It is Strawberry Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Strawberry of June 2026.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 7 July 2026 at 19:29
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 14 July 2026 at 09:43
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 21 July 2026 at 11:06
  • Full Moon in Aquarius ♒ on 29 July 2026 at 14:36

Spring tide

There is high Full Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

Lunation 327 / 1280

The Moon is 15 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 327 of Meeus index or 1280 from Brown series.

PreviousCurrent lunationNext

Synodic month length 29.28 days

Length of current 327 lunation is 29 days, 6 hours and 49 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2026. It is 1 hour and 4 minutes shorter than next lunation 328 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 55 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 14 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠2.5°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠2.5°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠18°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep increasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of apogee (∠180°).

Moon after apogee

2 days after point of apogee on 28 June 2026 at 07:11 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 12 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 13 July 2026 at 07:50 in ♋ Cancer.

Previous apogeeNext perigee

Distance to Moon 403 734 km

Moon is 403 734 km (250 869 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 12 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 359 111 km (223 141 mi).

Moon before ascending node

10 days after its descending node on 19 June 2026 at 17:57 in ♌ Leo, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 4 July 2026 at 07:51 in ♓ Pisces.

Previous nodeNext node

Draconic month

23 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

PreviousCurrent draconic monthNext

Moon after southern standstill

1 day after previous South standstill on 28 June 2026 at 22:06 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-27.988°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠28.033° in the next northern standstill on 12 July 2026 at 15:18 in ♊ Gemini.

Previous standstillNext standstill

Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy

The Moon is in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

Previous syzygyNext syzygy

Share this page: twitter facebook google+ linkedin
Back to: Top of page