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Moon phase on 7 July 2085 Saturday is Full Moon, 15 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2085 | July 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 ♑ Capricorn.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 7 July 2085 at 10:14 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 ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠17° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1954"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.5% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1954" and ∠1887".

It is Buck Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Buck of July 2085.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 14 July 2085 at 00:24
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 21 July 2085 at 17:43
  • First Quarter in Scorpio ♏ on 29 July 2085 at 20:47
  • Full Moon in Aquarius ♒ on 5 August 2085 at 17:29

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 1057 / 2010

The Moon is 15 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1057 of Meeus index or 2010 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.6 days

Length of current 1057 lunation is 29 days, 14 hours and 25 minutes. It is 1 hour and 3 minutes shorter than next lunation 1058 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 41 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 22 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠128.7°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠128.7°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠156.8°. 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

10 days after point of apogee on 26 June 2085 at 15:24 in ♌ Leo. 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 8 July 2085 at 19:46 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 366 856 km

Moon is 366 856 km (227 954 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 360 020 km (223 706 mi).

Moon after ascending node

1 day after its ascending node on 6 July 2085 at 11:16 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 19 July 2085 at 10:21 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

1 day after previous South standstill on 5 July 2085 at 13:21 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-24.123°. Next 10 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠24.116° in the next northern standstill on 18 July 2085 at 08:40 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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