Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 14 March 2037 Saturday is Waning Crescent, 27 days old Moon is in Aquarius.

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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 5% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 5% and getting smaller. The 27 days old Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 days 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 ♒ Aquarius

Moon is leaving the last ∠3° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♓ Pisces later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1769"

Lunar disc appears visually 8.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1769" and ∠1929".

Worm Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2037 after 16 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 27 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

12 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 day, 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 405 186 km

Moon is 405 186 km (251 771 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next day until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 442 km (252 551 mi).

Moon after descending node

1 day after its descending node on 12 March 2037 at 19:15 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 27 March 2037 at 01:19 in ♌ Leo.

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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

3 days after previous South standstill on 10 March 2037 at 14:37 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-20.688°. Next 10 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠20.814° in the next northern standstill on 25 March 2037 at 05:57 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 2 days

After 2 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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