Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 5 September 2075 Thursday is Waning Crescent, 24 days old Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2075 | September 2075

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

Waning Crescent 22% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 22% and getting smaller. The 24 days old Moon is in ♋ Cancer.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 3 days on 2 September 2075 at 08:34.

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 ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing about ∠17° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 7.4% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1903".

Harvest Moon after 18 days

Next Full Moon is the Harvest Moon of September 2075 after 18 days on 24 September 2075 at 10:31.

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 935 / 1888

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 935 of Meeus index or 1888 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.58 days

Length of current 935 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 52 minutes. It is 1 hour and 11 minutes longer than next lunation 936 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 8 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 55 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠218.9°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠218.9°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠251.8°. 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 4 September 2075 at 19:44 in ♋ Cancer. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 14 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 20 September 2075 at 11:42 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 405 401 km

Moon is 405 401 km (251 905 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 14 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 367 790 km (228 534 mi).

Moon in ascending node

Moon is in ascending node in ♋ Cancer at 03:09 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from South to North. Moon will follow the northern part of its orbit for the next 13 days to meet descending node on 18 September 2075 at 19:47 in ♑ Capricorn.

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New draconic month

At 03:09 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.


Moon in northern standstill

At 01:11 on this date the Moon is meeting its North standstill point, when it will reach northern declination of ∠22.823°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite southward direction to face South declination of ∠-22.947° in its southern standstill point on 18 September 2075 at 20:04 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 4 days

After 4 days on 10 September 2075 at 11:02 in ♍ Virgo, 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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