Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 26 November 2083 Friday is Waning Gibbous, 16 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2083 | November 2083

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

Waning Gibbous 96% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 96% and getting smaller. The 16 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 2 days on 24 November 2083 at 08:23.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the evening and sets in the morning. It is visible to the southwest and it is high in the sky after midnight.

Moon in ♊ Gemini

Moon is leaving the last ∠2° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♋ Cancer later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1769"

Lunar disc appears visually 9.4% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1769" and ∠1945".

Beaver Moon before 2 days

Next Full Moon is the Cold Moon of December 2083 after 27 days on 24 December 2083 at 03:52.

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 1037 / 1990

The Moon is 16 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1037 of Meeus index or 1990 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.42 days

Length of current 1037 lunation is 29 days, 10 hours and 10 minutes. It is 42 minutes shorter than next lunation 1038 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 34 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 35 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠343.6°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠343.6°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠359.3°. 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 apogee

1 day after point of apogee on 25 November 2083 at 20:43 in ♊ Gemini. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 12 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 9 December 2083 at 07:26 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Distance to Moon 405 148 km

Moon is 405 148 km (251 747 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 12 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 356 689 km (221 636 mi).

Moon before descending node

11 days after its ascending node on 14 November 2083 at 20:37 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 2 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 29 November 2083 at 06:19 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

11 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon after northern standstill

1 day after previous North standstill on 25 November 2083 at 23:27 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠26.301°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-26.302° in the next southern standstill on 9 December 2083 at 13:02 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 12 days

After 12 days on 9 December 2083 at 06:25 in ♐ Sagittarius, 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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