Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 29 April 2064 Tuesday is Waxing Gibbous, 13 days young Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2064 | April 2064

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

Waxing Gibbous 96% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 96% and growing larger. The 13 days young Moon is in ♎ Libra.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 5 days on 24 April 2064 at 11:17.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♎ Libra

Moon is passing about ∠18° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1969"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.3% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1969" and ∠1905".

Flower Moon after 1 day

Next Full Moon is the Flower Moon of May 2064 after 1 day on 1 May 2064 at 02:08.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 1 May 2064 at 02:08
  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 8 May 2064 at 06:16
  • New Moon in Taurus ♉ on 16 May 2064 at 09:55
  • First Quarter in Leo ♌ on 23 May 2064 at 18:15

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 795 / 1748

The Moon is 13 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 795 of Meeus index or 1748 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.62 days

Length of current 795 lunation is 29 days, 14 hours and 53 minutes. It is 2 hours and 27 minutes longer than next lunation 796 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 9 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 54 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠206.1°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠206.1°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠235.2°. 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 in perigee

Moon is reaching point of perigee on this date at 13:49, this is 15 days after last apogee on 14 April 2064 at 02:09 in ♓ Pisces. Lunar orbit is starting to get wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth for 12 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next apogee on 11 May 2064 at 16:10 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 360 386 km

This perigee Moon is 360 386 km (223 933 mi) away from Earth. It is 2 122 km closer than the mean perigee distance, but it is still 9 970 km farther than the closest perigee of 21st century.

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 25 April 2064 at 16:11 in ♌ Leo, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 8 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 8 May 2064 at 10:23 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

18 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

8 days after previous North standstill on 21 April 2064 at 08:45 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠27.520°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-27.444° in the next southern standstill on 4 May 2064 at 00:57 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 1 May 2064 at 02:08 in ♏ Scorpio, 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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