Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 22 July 2033 Friday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2033 | July 2033

Waning Crescent phase
Waning Crescent phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waning Crescent 16% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 16% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 3 days on 19 July 2033 at 04:07.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises after midnight to early morning and sets in the afternoon. It is visible in the early morning low to the east.

Moon in ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠13° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1914"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.3% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1914" and ∠1889".

Sturgeon Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Sturgeon Moon of August 2033 after 19 days on 10 August 2033 at 18:08.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 414 / 1367

The Moon is 25 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 414 of Meeus index or 1367 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.46 days

Length of current 414 lunation is 29 days, 11 hours and 6 minutes. It is 2 hours and 21 minutes shorter than next lunation 415 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 39 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 31 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠74.1°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠74.1°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠108.5°. 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 perigee

6 days after point of perigee on 16 July 2033 at 09:27 in ♓ Pisces. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 9 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 31 July 2033 at 23:13 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 374 462 km

Moon is 374 462 km (232 680 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 9 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 734 km (251 490 mi).

Moon after descending node

4 days after its descending node on 18 July 2033 at 09:20 in ♈ Aries, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 1 August 2033 at 03:38 in ♎ Libra.

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Draconic month

17 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 northern standstill

11 days after previous South standstill on 10 July 2033 at 14:02 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-18.676°. Next day the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠18.624° in the next northern standstill on 23 July 2033 at 11:24 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 3 days

After 3 days on 26 July 2033 at 08:12 in ♌ Leo, the Moon will be in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.

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