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Moon phase on 8 June 2085 Friday is Full Moon, 15 days old Moon is in Sagittarius.

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Lunar calendar 2085 | June 2085

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

Full Moon 100% illuminated

Full Moon is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 100%. The 15 days old Moon is in ♐ Sagittarius.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 8 June 2085 at 02:02 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunset and sets at sunrise. It is visible all night and it is high in the sky around midnight.

Moon in ♐ Sagittarius

Moon is passing about ∠24° of ♐ Sagittarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1928"

Lunar disc appears visually 2% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1928" and ∠1890".

It is Strawberry Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Strawberry of June 2085.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Pisces ♓ on 14 June 2085 at 18:19
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 22 June 2085 at 03:18
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 30 June 2085 at 06:55
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 7 July 2085 at 10:14

Spring tide

There is high Full Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

Lunation 1056 / 2009

The Moon is 15 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1056 of Meeus index or 2009 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.54 days

Length of current 1056 lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 55 minutes. It is 1 hour and 30 minutes shorter than next lunation 1057 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 11 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 52 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠94.1°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠94.1°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠128.7°. 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 before perigee

9 days after point of apogee on 29 May 2085 at 22:33 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 2 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 10 June 2085 at 19:37 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 371 789 km

Moon is 371 789 km (231 019 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 2 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 364 665 km (226 592 mi).

Moon before ascending node

13 days after its descending node on 25 May 2085 at 20:55 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 9 June 2085 at 01:14 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Draconic month

26 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon in southern standstill

At 03:12 on this date the Moon is meeting its South standstill point, when it will reach southern declination of ∠-24.119°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite northward direction to face North declination of ∠24.128° in its northern standstill point on 21 June 2085 at 02:38 in ♊ Gemini.

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Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy

The Moon is in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun on this date and this alignment forms Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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