Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 10 July 2083 Saturday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Taurus.

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Lunar calendar 2083 | July 2083

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

Waning Crescent 18% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 18% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

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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 6 July 2083 at 20:33.

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 ♉ Taurus

Moon is leaving the last ∠1° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♊ Gemini later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.5% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 18 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2083 after 18 days on 29 July 2083 at 01:00.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 14 July 2083 at 23:54
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 22 July 2083 at 08:56
  • Full Moon in Aquarius ♒ on 29 July 2083 at 01:00
  • Last Quarter in Taurus ♉ on 5 August 2083 at 12:38

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 1032 / 1985

The Moon is 25 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1032 of Meeus index or 1985 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.6 days

Length of current 1032 lunation is 29 days, 14 hours and 17 minutes. It is 1 hour and 26 minutes longer than next lunation 1033 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 33 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 30 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠203.8°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠203.8°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠232°. 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 in apogee

Moon is reaching point of apogee on this date at 10:51, this is 12 days after last perigee on 28 June 2083 at 06:42 in ♐ Sagittarius. Lunar orbit is starting to get closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth for 15 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next perigee on 26 July 2083 at 06:24 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Distance to Moon 405 424 km

This apogee Moon is 405 424 km (251 919 mi) away from Earth. It is 16 km farther than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 1 285 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.

Moon before descending node

8 days after its ascending node on 1 July 2083 at 19:10 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 5 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 16 July 2083 at 06:07 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon before northern standstill

11 days after previous South standstill on 28 June 2083 at 15:42 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-26.916°. Next day the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠26.931° in the next northern standstill on 12 July 2083 at 11:43 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 4 days

After 4 days on 14 July 2083 at 23:54 in ♋ Cancer, 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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