Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 30 July 2084 Sunday is Waning Crescent, 27 days old Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2084 | July 2084

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

Waning Crescent 4% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 4% and getting smaller. The 27 days old Moon is in ♋ Cancer.

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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 24 July 2084 at 13:22.

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 ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing about ∠14° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1890".

Sturgeon Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Sturgeon Moon of August 2084 after 16 days on 16 August 2084 at 00:29.

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 1045 / 1998

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 1045 of Meeus index or 1998 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.64 days

Length of current 1045 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 26 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2084. It is 45 minutes longer than next lunation 1046 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 42 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 21 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠180.4°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠180.4°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠203.8°. 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 05:23, this is 12 days after last perigee on 17 July 2084 at 06:12 in ♑ Capricorn. 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 14 August 2084 at 14:11 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 406 129 km

This apogee Moon is 406 129 km (252 357 mi) away from Earth. It is 721 km farther than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 580 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.

Moon before descending node

13 days after its ascending node on 17 July 2084 at 07:42 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 31 July 2084 at 00:13 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

13 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

2 days after previous North standstill on 28 July 2084 at 10:54 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠25.646°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-25.594° in the next southern standstill on 11 August 2084 at 16:59 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 2 days

After 2 days on 1 August 2084 at 17:04 in ♌ Leo, 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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