Waxing Crescent on

Moon phase on 10 June 2062 Saturday is Waxing Crescent, 3 days young Moon is in Leo.

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Lunar calendar 2062 | June 2062

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

Waxing Crescent 13% illuminated

Waxing Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 13% and growing larger. The 3 days young Moon is in ♌ Leo.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after New Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 3 days on 7 June 2062 at 11:12.

Moonrise and moonset

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

Moon is entering ♌ Leo

Moon is passing first ∠3° of ♌ Leo tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1968"

Lunar disc appears visually 4.1% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1968" and ∠1890".

Strawberry Moon after 11 days

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2062 after 11 days on 21 June 2062 at 21:43.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Virgo ♍ on 14 June 2062 at 01:53
  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 21 June 2062 at 21:43
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 29 June 2062 at 23:54
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 6 July 2062 at 17:53

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 772 / 1725

The Moon is 3 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the beginning to the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 772 of Meeus index or 1725 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.28 days

Length of current 772 lunation is 29 days, 6 hours and 41 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2062. It is 7 minutes shorter than next lunation 773 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 6 hours and 3 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠343.6°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠343.6°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠358.8°. 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 after perigee

2 days after point of perigee on 8 June 2062 at 10:43 in ♋ Cancer. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 12 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 23 June 2062 at 08:23 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 364 209 km

Moon is 364 209 km (226 309 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 12 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 285 km (252 454 mi).

Moon before descending node

8 days after its ascending node on 1 June 2062 at 21:30 in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 14 June 2062 at 09:08 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

8 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon after northern standstill

2 days after previous North standstill on 8 June 2062 at 07:41 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠28.432°. Next 11 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-28.402° in the next southern standstill on 21 June 2062 at 19:23 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 11 days

After 11 days on 21 June 2062 at 21:43 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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