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Moon phase on 28 June 2060 Monday is New Moon, less than 1 day young Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2060 | June 2060

New Moon phase
New Moon phase
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 28 June 2060 at 02:58 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 in ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing about ∠12° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1892" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 15 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2060 after 15 days on 13 July 2060 at 15:08.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 5 July 2060 at 17:38
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 13 July 2060 at 15:08
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 20 July 2060 at 13:24
  • New Moon in Leo ♌ on 27 July 2060 at 12:49

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 748 / 1701

At 02:58 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 748 of Meeus index or 1701 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.41 days

29 days, 9 hours and 52 minutes is the length of new lunation 748. It is 2 hours and 15 minutes shorter than next lunation 749 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 52 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 17 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠54.1°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠54.1°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠84.5°. 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 perigee

3 days after point of perigee on 24 June 2060 at 12:41 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 8 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 6 July 2060 at 13:25 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 378 779 km

Moon is 378 779 km (235 362 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 8 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 112 km (251 104 mi).

Moon after ascending node

4 days after its ascending node on 23 June 2060 at 21:23 in ♈ Aries, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 7 July 2060 at 12:29 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Draconic month

4 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♈ Aries, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon in northern standstill

At 00:46 on this date the Moon is meeting its North standstill point, when it will reach northern declination of ∠27.624°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite southward direction to face South declination of ∠-27.639° in its southern standstill point on 12 July 2060 at 09:29 in ♑ Capricorn.

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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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