Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 6 August 2075 Tuesday is Waning Crescent, 24 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2075 | August 2075

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

Waning Crescent 24% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 24% and getting smaller. The 24 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 2 days on 3 August 2075 at 16:43.

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 ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠15° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1776"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1776" and ∠1892".

Sturgeon Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Sturgeon Moon of August 2075 after 19 days on 26 August 2075 at 00:51.

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 934 / 1887

The Moon is 24 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 934 of Meeus index or 1887 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.62 days

Length of current 934 lunation is 29 days, 14 hours and 59 minutes. It is 1 hour and 7 minutes longer than next lunation 935 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 15 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 48 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠193.2°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠193.2°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠218.9°. 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 before apogee

10 days after point of perigee on 26 July 2075 at 17:26 in ♑ Capricorn. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next day, until it get to the point of next apogee on 8 August 2075 at 04:19 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 403 606 km

Moon is 403 606 km (250 789 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next day until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 671 km (252 072 mi).

Moon before ascending node

11 days after its descending node on 26 July 2075 at 08:37 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 2 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 8 August 2075 at 23:02 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

24 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 before northern standstill

11 days after previous South standstill on 26 July 2075 at 05:07 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-22.675°. Next 2 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠22.688° in the next northern standstill on 8 August 2075 at 18:41 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 5 days

After 5 days on 11 August 2075 at 21:10 in ♌ Leo, 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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