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Moon phase on 19 June 2069 Wednesday is New Moon, less than 1 day young Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2069 | June 2069

New Moon phase
New Moon phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

New Moon

New Moon is the lunar phase on . Surface of the Moon disc is not illuminated. The less than 1 day young Moon is in ♋ Cancer.

* The exact date and time of this New Moon phase is on 19 June 2069 at 02:14 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunrise and sets at sunset. It's part facing the Earth is completely in shadow.

Moon is entering ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing first ∠4° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter

Lunar disc is not visible from Earth. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1915" and ∠1888".

Buck Moon after 15 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2069 after 15 days on 4 July 2069 at 13:05.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 26 June 2069 at 12:10
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 4 July 2069 at 13:05
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 11 July 2069 at 14:59
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 18 July 2069 at 11:13

Spring tide

There is high New Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy alignment.

New lunation 859 / 1812

At 02:14 on this date the Moon completes the old and enters a new synodic month with lunation 859 of Meeus index or 1812 from Brown series.


Synodic month length 29.37 days

29 days, 8 hours and 59 minutes is the length of new lunation 859. It is 1 hour and 51 minutes shorter than next lunation 860 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 45 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 24 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠40.5°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠40.5°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠66.4°. 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 after perigee

2 days after point of perigee on 16 June 2069 at 13:22 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 8 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 28 June 2069 at 10:15 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 374 271 km

Moon is 374 271 km (232 561 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 8 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 412 km (251 290 mi).

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 15 June 2069 at 23:37 in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 10 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 29 June 2069 at 14:55 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Draconic month

17 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♏ Scorpio, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after northern standstill

1 day after previous North standstill on 18 June 2069 at 12:47 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠19.940°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-19.920° in the next southern standstill on 2 July 2069 at 18:22 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy

The Moon is in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.

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