Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 16 September 2035 Sunday is Waxing Gibbous, 13 days young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2035 | September 2035

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

Waxing Gibbous 99% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 99% and growing larger. The 13 days young Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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Moon phase and lunation details

6 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 6 days on 9 September 2035 at 14:47.

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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠10° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1826"

Lunar disc appears visually 4.4% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1826" and ∠1909".

Harvest Moon after 1 day

Next Full Moon is the Harvest Moon of September 2035 after 1 day on 17 September 2035 at 14:23.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 441 / 1394

The Moon is 13 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 441 of Meeus index or 1394 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.46 days

Length of current 441 lunation is 29 days, 11 hours and 7 minutes. It is 2 hours and 45 minutes shorter than next lunation 442 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 37 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 32 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠46.4°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠46.4°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠75°. 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

5 days after point of apogee on 10 September 2035 at 23:26 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 9 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 25 September 2035 at 13:37 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 392 530 km

Moon is 392 530 km (243 907 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 9 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 369 772 km (229 766 mi).

Moon in descending node

Moon is in descending node in ♓ Pisces at 02:58 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from North to South. Moon will follow the southern part of its orbit for the next 12 days to meet ascending node on 29 September 2035 at 03:21 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

14 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♌ Leo, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

5 days after previous South standstill on 11 September 2035 at 06:40 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-18.755°. Next 8 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠18.804° in the next northern standstill on 24 September 2035 at 23:19 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 17 September 2035 at 14:23 in ♓ Pisces, 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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