Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 9 June 2082 Tuesday is Waxing Gibbous, 13 days young Moon is in Sagittarius.

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Lunar calendar 2082 | June 2082

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

Waxing Gibbous 98% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 98% and growing larger. The 13 days young Moon is in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 5 days on 4 June 2082 at 02:01.

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 is entering ♐ Sagittarius

Moon is passing first ∠2° of ♐ Sagittarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1944"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.8% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1944" and ∠1890".

Strawberry Moon after 1 day

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2082 after 1 day on 10 June 2082 at 17:55.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 10 June 2082 at 17:55
  • Last Quarter in Pisces ♓ on 18 June 2082 at 05:39
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 26 June 2082 at 05:16
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 3 July 2082 at 06:59

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 1019 / 1972

The Moon is 13 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1019 of Meeus index or 1972 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.52 days

Length of current 1019 lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 29 minutes. It is 1 hour and 51 minutes longer than next lunation 1020 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 15 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 54 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠231.3°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠231.3°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠265.3°. 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 perigee

1 day after point of perigee on 8 June 2082 at 00:19 in ♏ Scorpio. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 10 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 19 June 2082 at 21:53 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 368 795 km

Moon is 368 795 km (229 159 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 10 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 483 km (251 334 mi).

Moon before ascending node

6 days after its descending node on 3 June 2082 at 02:08 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 6 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 15 June 2082 at 21:23 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

20 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before southern standstill

11 days after previous North standstill on 29 May 2082 at 04:33 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠27.839°. Next day the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-27.828° in the next southern standstill on 11 June 2082 at 02:29 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 10 June 2082 at 17:55 in ♐ Sagittarius, 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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