Waxing Crescent on

Moon phase on 15 June 2037 Monday is Waxing Crescent, 2 days young Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2037 | June 2037

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

Waxing Crescent 4% illuminated

Waxing Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 4% and growing larger. The 2 days young Moon is in ♋ Cancer.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after New Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 1 day on 13 June 2037 at 17:10.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the morning and sets in the evening. It is visible toward the southwest in early evening.

Moon in ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing about ∠18° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1922"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.7% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1922" and ∠1889".

Strawberry Moon after 12 days

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2037 after 12 days on 27 June 2037 at 15:20.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Virgo ♍ on 20 June 2037 at 13:45
  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 27 June 2037 at 15:20
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 5 July 2037 at 16:00
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 13 July 2037 at 02:32

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 463 / 1416

The Moon is 2 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the beginning to the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 463 of Meeus index or 1416 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.39 days

Length of current 463 lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 22 minutes. It is 1 hour and 12 minutes longer than next lunation 464 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 23 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 47 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠292.3°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠292.3°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠318.7°. 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 perigee

9 days after point of apogee on 6 June 2037 at 01:22 in ♓ Pisces. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 3 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 18 June 2037 at 16:37 in ♌ Leo.

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Distance to Moon 373 022 km

Moon is 373 022 km (231 785 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 3 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 368 923 km (229 238 mi).

Moon before ascending node

13 days after its descending node on 2 June 2037 at 03:23 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 16 June 2037 at 07:41 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

26 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 in northern standstill

At 01:37 on this date the Moon is meeting its North standstill point, when it will reach northern declination of ∠21.359°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite southward direction to face South declination of ∠-21.369° in its southern standstill point on 28 June 2037 at 01:35 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 12 days

After 12 days on 27 June 2037 at 15:20 in ♐ Sagittarius, 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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