Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 12 July 2083 Monday is Waning Crescent, 27 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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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 6% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 6% and getting smaller. The 27 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 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 ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠22° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1774"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.2% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1774" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2083 after 16 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 27 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 after apogee

2 days after point of apogee on 10 July 2083 at 10:51 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 13 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 26 July 2083 at 06:24 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Distance to Moon 404 005 km

Moon is 404 005 km (251 037 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 13 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 364 756 km (226 649 mi).

Moon before descending node

10 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 3 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

10 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 in northern standstill

At 11:43 on this date the Moon is meeting its North standstill point, when it will reach northern declination of ∠26.931°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite southward direction to face South declination of ∠-26.954° in its southern standstill point on 26 July 2083 at 00:18 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 2 days

After 2 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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