Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 19 September 2075 Thursday is Waxing Gibbous, 9 days young Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2075 | September 2075

Waxing Gibbous phase
Waxing Gibbous phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waxing Gibbous 71% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 71% and growing larger. The 9 days young Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 1 day on 17 September 2075 at 15:25.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠21° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1972"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.2% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1972" and ∠1910".

Harvest Moon after 4 days

Next Full Moon is the Harvest Moon of September 2075 after 4 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 936 / 1889

The Moon is 9 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 936 of Meeus index or 1889 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.53 days

Length of current 936 lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 41 minutes. It is 49 minutes longer than next lunation 937 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 6 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠251.8°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠251.8°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠287.7°. 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 before perigee

14 days 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 day, 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 363 471 km

Moon is 363 471 km (225 850 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 367 790 km (228 534 mi).

Moon after descending node

1 day after its descending node on 18 September 2075 at 19:47 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 2 October 2075 at 05:26 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

14 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

1 day after previous South standstill on 18 September 2075 at 20:04 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-22.947°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠23.070° in the next northern standstill on 2 October 2075 at 08:38 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 4 days

After 4 days on 24 September 2075 at 10:31 in ♈ Aries, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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