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Moon phase on 5 October 2067 Wednesday is Waning Crescent, 26 days old Moon is in Virgo.

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Lunar calendar 2067 | October 2067

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

Waning Crescent 8% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 8% and getting smaller. The 26 days old Moon is in ♍ Virgo.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 days on 30 September 2067 at 06:01.

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 in ♍ Virgo

Moon is passing about ∠10° of ♍ Virgo tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1774"

Lunar disc appears visually 7.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1774" and ∠1919".

Hunter Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Hunter Moon of October 2067 after 16 days on 22 October 2067 at 10:56.

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 837 / 1790

The Moon is 26 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 837 of Meeus index or 1790 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.64 days

Length of current 837 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 19 minutes. It is 33 minutes longer than next lunation 838 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 35 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 28 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠207.1°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠207.1°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠237.7°. 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 apogee

1 day after point of apogee on 3 October 2067 at 12:21 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 13 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 19 October 2067 at 10:41 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 404 104 km

Moon is 404 104 km (251 099 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 13 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 365 700 km (227 235 mi).

Moon after descending node

7 days after its descending node on 28 September 2067 at 09:08 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 7 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 12 October 2067 at 20:11 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Draconic month

19 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after northern standstill

6 days after previous North standstill on 28 September 2067 at 17:33 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠22.519°. Next 7 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-22.403° in the next southern standstill on 13 October 2067 at 06:21 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 2 days

After 2 days on 8 October 2067 at 09:28 in ♎ Libra, 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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