Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 24 July 2064 Thursday is Waxing Gibbous, 11 days young Moon is in Sagittarius.

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Lunar calendar 2064 | July 2064

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

Waxing Gibbous 84% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 84% and growing larger. The 11 days young Moon is in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 3 days on 21 July 2064 at 03:35.

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 ♐ Sagittarius

Moon is passing about ∠16° of ♐ Sagittarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1912"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.2% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1912" and ∠1889".

Buck Moon after 3 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2064 after 3 days on 28 July 2064 at 07:40.

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 798 / 1751

The Moon is 11 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 798 of Meeus index or 1751 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.38 days

Length of current 798 lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 3 minutes. It is 41 minutes longer than next lunation 799 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 41 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 28 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠301.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠301.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠325.7°. 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

6 days after point of perigee on 18 July 2064 at 08:38 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 9 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 2 August 2064 at 22:45 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 374 822 km

Moon is 374 822 km (232 904 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 9 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 778 km (251 517 mi).

Moon before ascending node

8 days after its descending node on 16 July 2064 at 00:17 in ♌ Leo, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 4 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 29 July 2064 at 02:05 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

22 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

12 days after previous North standstill on 12 July 2064 at 04:20 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠27.364°. Next day the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-27.393° in the next southern standstill on 25 July 2064 at 00:49 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 3 days

After 3 days on 28 July 2064 at 07:40 in ♒ Aquarius, 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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