Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 10 March 2037 Tuesday is Waning Crescent, 23 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2037 | March 2037

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

Waning Crescent 34% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 34% and getting smaller. The 23 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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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 8 March 2037 at 19:25.

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 ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠10° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1814"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1814" and ∠1931".

Worm Moon after 20 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2037 after 20 days on 31 March 2037 at 09:53.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Pisces ♓ on 16 March 2037 at 23:36
  • First Quarter in Gemini ♊ on 24 March 2037 at 18:39
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 31 March 2037 at 09:53
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 7 April 2037 at 11:25

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 459 / 1412

The Moon is 23 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 459 of Meeus index or 1412 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.78 days

Length of current 459 lunation is 29 days, 18 hours and 42 minutes. It is 2 hours and 11 minutes longer than next lunation 460 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 58 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 5 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠173.2°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠173.2°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠197.5°. 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 apogee

8 days after point of perigee on 1 March 2037 at 19:48 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 4 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 15 March 2037 at 01:18 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 395 086 km

Moon is 395 086 km (245 495 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 4 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 442 km (252 551 mi).

Moon before descending node

10 days after its ascending node on 27 February 2037 at 18:35 in ♌ Leo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 2 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 12 March 2037 at 19:15 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon in southern standstill

At 14:37 on this date the Moon is meeting its South standstill point, when it will reach southern declination of ∠-20.688°. Next 14 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite northward direction to face North declination of ∠20.814° in its northern standstill point on 25 March 2037 at 05:57 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 6 days

After 6 days on 16 March 2037 at 23:36 in ♓ Pisces, 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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