Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 9 March 2067 Wednesday is Waning Crescent, 23 days old Moon is in Sagittarius.

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Lunar calendar 2067 | March 2067

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

Waning Crescent 41% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 41% and getting smaller. The 23 days old Moon is in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 1 day on 8 March 2067 at 16:16.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises after midnight to early morning and sets in the afternoon. It is visible in the early morning low to the east.

Moon is entering ♐ Sagittarius

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♐ Sagittarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1962"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.5% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1962" and ∠1932".

Worm Moon after 21 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2067 after 21 days on 30 March 2067 at 20:08.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Pisces ♓ on 15 March 2067 at 08:29
  • First Quarter in Gemini ♊ on 22 March 2067 at 18:44
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 30 March 2067 at 20:08
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 6 April 2067 at 23:37

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 830 / 1783

The Moon is 23 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 830 of Meeus index or 1783 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.44 days

Length of current 830 lunation is 29 days, 10 hours and 31 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2067. It is 24 minutes shorter than next lunation 831 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 13 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 56 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠18.4°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠18.4°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠37.6°. 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

12 days after point of apogee on 25 February 2067 at 01:39 in ♋ Cancer. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 3 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 13 March 2067 at 00:40 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 365 421 km

Moon is 365 421 km (227 062 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 3 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 363 617 km (225 941 mi).

Moon in ascending node

Moon is in ascending node in ♐ Sagittarius at 05:33 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from South to North. Moon will follow the northern part of its orbit for the next 12 days to meet descending node on 22 March 2067 at 03:17 in ♊ Gemini.

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New draconic month

At 05:33 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.


Moon after southern standstill

1 day after previous South standstill on 8 March 2067 at 17:24 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-23.547°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠23.428° in the next northern standstill on 21 March 2067 at 15:43 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 5 days

After 5 days on 15 March 2067 at 08:29 in ♓ Pisces, 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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