Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 10 September 2084 Sunday is Waxing Gibbous, 10 days young Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2084 | September 2084

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

Waxing Gibbous 80% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 80% and growing larger. The 10 days young Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 2 days on 7 September 2084 at 16:23.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♑ Capricorn

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

Apparent angular diameter ∠1972"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.4% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1972" and ∠1906".

Harvest Moon after 3 days

Next Full Moon is the Harvest Moon of September 2084 after 3 days on 14 September 2084 at 09:15.

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 1047 / 2000

The Moon is 10 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1047 of Meeus index or 2000 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.56 days

Length of current 1047 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 32 minutes. It is 1 hour and 2 minutes longer than next lunation 1048 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 48 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 15 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠232.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠232.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠268.2°. 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 perigee

14 days after point of apogee on 26 August 2084 at 17:37 in ♋ Cancer. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next day, until it get to the point of next perigee on 11 September 2084 at 14:43 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 363 459 km

Moon is 363 459 km (225 843 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 364 932 km (226 758 mi).

Moon after ascending node

1 day after its ascending node on 9 September 2084 at 23:14 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 23 September 2084 at 08:24 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

1 day 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

2 days after previous South standstill on 7 September 2084 at 23:36 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-25.423°. Next 10 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠25.317° in the next northern standstill on 21 September 2084 at 01:38 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 3 days

After 3 days on 14 September 2084 at 09:15 in ♓ Pisces, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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