Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 10 June 2030 Monday is Waxing Gibbous, 9 days young Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2030 | June 2030

Waxing Gibbous phase
Waxing Gibbous phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waxing Gibbous 65% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 65% and growing larger. The 9 days young Moon is in ♎ Libra.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 1 day on 9 June 2030 at 03:36.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♎ Libra

Moon is passing about ∠7° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1930"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.1% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1930" and ∠1890".

Strawberry Moon after 5 days

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2030 after 5 days on 15 June 2030 at 18:41.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 15 June 2030 at 18:41
  • Last Quarter in Pisces ♓ on 22 June 2030 at 17:19
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 30 June 2030 at 21:34
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 8 July 2030 at 11:02

Neap tide

There is low ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at big angle, so their combined tidal force is weak.

Lunation 376 / 1329

The Moon is 9 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 376 of Meeus index or 1329 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.63 days

Length of current 376 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 13 minutes. It is 1 hour and 36 minutes longer than next lunation 377 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 29 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 34 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠189°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠189°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠213.7°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep decreasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).

Moon before perigee

10 days after point of apogee on 31 May 2030 at 06:14 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 4 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 14 June 2030 at 23:37 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Distance to Moon 371 474 km

Moon is 371 474 km (230 823 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 4 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 358 183 km (222 565 mi).

Moon before ascending node

8 days after its descending node on 1 June 2030 at 17:30 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 4 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 15 June 2030 at 05:24 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Draconic month

22 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

8 days after previous North standstill on 1 June 2030 at 20:22 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠22.730°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-22.735° in the next southern standstill on 15 June 2030 at 07:44 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 5 days

After 5 days on 15 June 2030 at 18:41 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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