Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 6 February 2064 Wednesday is Waning Gibbous, 19 days old Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2064 | February 2064

Waning Gibbous phase
Waning Gibbous phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waning Gibbous 82% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 82% and getting smaller. The 19 days old Moon is in ♎ Libra.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 3 days on 2 February 2064 at 21:37.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the evening and sets in the morning. It is visible to the southwest and it is high in the sky after midnight.

Moon in ♎ Libra

Moon is passing about ∠7° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1970"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.2% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1970" and ∠1946".

Snow Moon before 3 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2064 after 25 days on 3 March 2064 at 08:19.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 792 / 1745

The Moon is 19 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 792 of Meeus index or 1745 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.77 days

Length of current 792 lunation is 29 days, 18 hours and 26 minutes. It is 16 minutes shorter than next lunation 793 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 42 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 21 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠125.9°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠125.9°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠156.8°. 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

2 days after point of perigee on 4 February 2064 at 06:21 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 13 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 19 February 2064 at 18:41 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 363 941 km

Moon is 363 941 km (226 142 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 13 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 266 km (252 442 mi).

Moon after descending node

2 days after its descending node on 3 February 2064 at 15:20 in ♌ Leo, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 10 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 16 February 2064 at 23:59 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

16 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

7 days after previous North standstill on 30 January 2064 at 10:58 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠27.857°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-27.877° in the next southern standstill on 12 February 2064 at 02:10 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 10 days

After 10 days on 17 February 2064 at 07:03 in ♒ Aquarius, 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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