Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 29 June 2084 Thursday is Waning Crescent, 26 days old Moon is in Taurus.

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Lunar calendar 2084 | June 2084

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

Waning Crescent 11% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 11% and getting smaller. The 26 days old Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

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Moon phase and lunation details

4 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 4 days on 25 June 2084 at 02:15.

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 is entering ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1793"

Lunar disc appears visually 5.1% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1793" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 18 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2084 after 18 days on 17 July 2084 at 17:01.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 3 July 2084 at 01:38
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 11 July 2084 at 01:06
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 17 July 2084 at 17:01
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 24 July 2084 at 13:22

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 1044 / 1997

The Moon is 26 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1044 of Meeus index or 1997 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.64 days

Length of current 1044 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 25 minutes. It is 1 minute shorter than next lunation 1045 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 41 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 22 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠157°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠157°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠180.4°. 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 before apogee

10 days after point of perigee on 18 June 2084 at 20:15 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 3 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 3 July 2084 at 00:38 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 399 801 km

Moon is 399 801 km (248 425 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 3 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 487 km (252 579 mi).

Moon before descending node

9 days after its ascending node on 19 June 2084 at 20:57 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 4 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 3 July 2084 at 17:59 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

9 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 before northern standstill

11 days after previous South standstill on 17 June 2084 at 21:43 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-25.635°. Next day the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠25.643° in the next northern standstill on 1 July 2084 at 04:53 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 3 days

After 3 days on 3 July 2084 at 01:38 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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