Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 6 June 2033 Monday is Waxing Gibbous, 9 days young Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2033 | June 2033

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

Waxing Gibbous 64% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 64% 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 4 June 2033 at 23:39.

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 is entering ♎ Libra

Moon is passing first ∠3° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1891".

Strawberry Moon after 6 days

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2033 after 6 days on 12 June 2033 at 23:19.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 12 June 2033 at 23:19
  • Last Quarter in Pisces ♓ on 19 June 2033 at 23:29
  • New Moon in Gemini ♊ on 26 June 2033 at 21:07
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 4 July 2033 at 17:12

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 413 / 1366

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 413 of Meeus index or 1366 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.4 days

Length of current 413 lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 30 minutes. It is 1 hour and 36 minutes shorter than next lunation 414 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 14 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 55 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠46°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠46°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠74.1°. 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 in apogee

Moon is reaching point of apogee on this date at 10:13, this is 11 days after last perigee on 25 May 2033 at 13:01 in ♈ Aries. Lunar orbit is starting to get closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth for 14 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next perigee on 21 June 2033 at 01:28 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 404 291 km

This apogee Moon is 404 291 km (251 215 mi) away from Earth. It is 1 117 km farther than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 2 418 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.

Moon before ascending node

12 days after its descending node on 25 May 2033 at 05:37 in ♈ Aries, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 7 June 2033 at 22:45 in ♎ Libra.

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Draconic month

25 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♎ Libra, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

7 days after previous North standstill on 29 May 2033 at 17:10 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠18.697°. Next 6 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-18.723° in the next southern standstill on 13 June 2033 at 04:17 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 6 days

After 6 days on 12 June 2033 at 23:19 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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