Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 31 October 2064 Friday is Waning Gibbous, 20 days old Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2064 | October 2064

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

Waning Gibbous 67% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 67% and getting smaller. The 20 days old Moon is in ♋ Cancer.

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Moon phase and lunation details

6 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 6 days on 25 October 2064 at 07:06.

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 ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing about ∠19° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1865"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1865" and ∠1934".

Hunter Moon before 6 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2064 after 23 days on 24 November 2064 at 00:58.

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 801 / 1754

The Moon is 20 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 801 of Meeus index or 1754 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.38 days

Length of current 801 lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 11 minutes. It is 1 hour and 33 minutes shorter than next lunation 802 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 33 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 36 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠359.5°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠359.5°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠14.9°. 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 before perigee

7 days after point of apogee on 24 October 2064 at 01:15 in ♈ Aries. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 7 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 7 November 2064 at 22:41 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 384 309 km

Moon is 384 309 km (238 799 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 7 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 358 227 km (222 592 mi).

Moon before descending node

12 days after its ascending node on 18 October 2064 at 15:14 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 2 November 2064 at 05:22 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

12 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♒ Aquarius, 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 29 October 2064 at 10:35 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠26.938°. Next 10 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-26.869° in the next southern standstill on 11 November 2064 at 05:13 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 8 days

After 8 days on 8 November 2064 at 19:45 in ♏ Scorpio, 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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