Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 1 April 2084 Saturday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Aquarius.

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Lunar calendar 2084 | April 2084

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

Waning Crescent 16% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 16% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

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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 29 March 2084 at 03:58.

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 ♒ Aquarius

Moon is leaving the last ∠4° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♓ Pisces later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1930"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.6% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1930" and ∠1919".

Pink Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2084 after 19 days on 20 April 2084 at 17:52.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 5 April 2084 at 05:52
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 13 April 2084 at 06:05
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 20 April 2084 at 17:52
  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 27 April 2084 at 10:29

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 1041 / 1994

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 1041 of Meeus index or 1994 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.53 days

Length of current 1041 lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 48 minutes. It is 52 minutes shorter than next lunation 1042 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 4 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 59 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠58.7°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠58.7°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠92.7°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep increasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of apogee (∠180°).

Moon after perigee

4 days after point of perigee on 27 March 2084 at 14:45 in ♐ Sagittarius. 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 11 April 2084 at 15:02 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 371 415 km

Moon is 371 415 km (230 787 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 10 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 434 km (251 304 mi).

Moon after ascending node

2 days after its ascending node on 30 March 2084 at 08:50 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 11 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 13 April 2084 at 07:00 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

2 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 southern standstill

4 days after previous South standstill on 27 March 2084 at 20:57 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-25.978°. Next 8 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠25.857° in the next northern standstill on 10 April 2084 at 10:37 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 3 days

After 3 days on 5 April 2084 at 05:52 in ♈ Aries, 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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