Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 15 March 2075 Friday is Waning Crescent, 28 days old Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2075 | March 2075

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

Waning Crescent 2% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 2% and getting smaller. The 28 days old Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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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 9 March 2075 at 20:17.

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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠9° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1896"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1896" and ∠1929".

Pink Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2075 after 16 days on 1 April 2075 at 08:45.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Pisces ♓ on 16 March 2075 at 19:25
  • First Quarter in Gemini ♊ on 24 March 2075 at 16:45
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 1 April 2075 at 08:45
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 8 April 2075 at 03:03

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 929 / 1882

The Moon is 28 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 929 of Meeus index or 1882 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.53 days

Length of current 929 lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 44 minutes. It is 47 minutes shorter than next lunation 930 length.

Lunation length same as the mean

Length of current synodic month is equal to the mean length of synodic month. It is 6 hours and 9 minutes longer than the 21st century shortest and 7 hours and 3 minutes shorter than the 21st century longest synodic month.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠46.3°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠46.3°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠76.5°. 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

4 days after point of perigee on 10 March 2075 at 13:32 in ♐ Sagittarius. 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 23 March 2075 at 23:11 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 377 975 km

Moon is 377 975 km (234 863 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 8 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 257 km (251 194 mi).

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 12 March 2075 at 03:46 in ♑ Capricorn, 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 26 March 2075 at 01:58 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

16 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

4 days after previous South standstill on 11 March 2075 at 10:20 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-22.019°. Next 9 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠22.138° in the next northern standstill on 25 March 2075 at 08:07 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 16 March 2075 at 19:25 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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