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Moon phase on 19 June 2050 Sunday is New Moon, less than 1 day young Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2050 | June 2050

New Moon phase
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Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

New Moon

New Moon is the lunar phase on . Surface of the Moon disc is not illuminated. The less than 1 day young Moon is in ♋ Cancer.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 19 June 2050 at 08:22 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunrise and sets at sunset. It's part facing the Earth is completely in shadow.

Moon is entering ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1829" and ∠1888".

Buck Moon after 15 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2050 after 15 days on 4 July 2050 at 18:51.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 27 June 2050 at 09:17
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 4 July 2050 at 18:51
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 11 July 2050 at 09:46
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 18 July 2050 at 21:17

Spring tide

There is high New Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy alignment.

New lunation 624 / 1577

At 08:22 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 624 of Meeus index or 1577 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.54 days

29 days, 12 hours and 55 minutes is the length of new lunation 624. It is 1 hour and 36 minutes shorter than next lunation 625 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 11 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 52 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠104.1°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠104.1°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠137°. 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 apogee

9 days after point of perigee on 9 June 2050 at 18:25 in ♒ Aquarius. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 5 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 25 June 2050 at 04:29 in ♍ Virgo.

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Distance to Moon 391 853 km

Moon is 391 853 km (243 486 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 5 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 736 km (251 491 mi).

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 16 June 2050 at 11:27 in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 11 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 30 June 2050 at 22:15 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Draconic month

15 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♏ Scorpio, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after northern standstill

1 day after previous North standstill on 18 June 2050 at 15:49 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠20.513°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-20.482° in the next southern standstill on 3 July 2050 at 03:14 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy

The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.

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