Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 30 June 2035 Saturday is Waning Crescent, 24 days old Moon is in Taurus.

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Lunar calendar 2035 | June 2035

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

Waning Crescent 31% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 31% and getting smaller. The 24 days old Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 1 day on 28 June 2035 at 18:43.

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 is entering ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1927"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.1% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1927" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2035 after 19 days on 20 July 2035 at 10:37.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 5 July 2035 at 09:59
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 12 July 2035 at 07:33
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 20 July 2035 at 10:37
  • Last Quarter in Taurus ♉ on 28 July 2035 at 02:55

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 438 / 1391

The Moon is 24 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 438 of Meeus index or 1391 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.28 days

Length of current 438 lunation is 29 days, 6 hours and 39 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2035. It is 33 minutes shorter than next lunation 439 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 6 hours and 5 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠354.2°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠354.2°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠9.1°. 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 before perigee

9 days after point of apogee on 20 June 2035 at 12:30 in ♐ Sagittarius. 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 4 July 2035 at 21:00 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 372 020 km

Moon is 372 020 km (231 163 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 4 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 357 717 km (222 275 mi).

Moon after descending node

4 days after its descending node on 26 June 2035 at 11:14 in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 8 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 9 July 2035 at 01:03 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

18 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

9 days after previous South standstill on 21 June 2035 at 08:16 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-18.862°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠18.843° in the next northern standstill on 4 July 2035 at 22:29 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 4 days

After 4 days on 5 July 2035 at 09:59 in ♋ Cancer, 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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