Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 1 November 2088 Monday is Waning Gibbous, 17 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2088 | November 2088

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

Waning Gibbous 92% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 92% and getting smaller. The 17 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 2 days on 30 October 2088 at 03:10.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the evening and sets in the morning. It is visible to the southwest and it is high in the sky after midnight.

Moon in ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠12° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1963"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.5% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1963" and ∠1934".

Hunter Moon before 2 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2088 after 27 days on 28 November 2088 at 14:18.

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 1098 / 2051

The Moon is 17 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1098 of Meeus index or 2051 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.66 days

Length of current 1098 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 52 minutes. It is 2 hours and 28 minutes shorter than next lunation 1099 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 8 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 55 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠96.1°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠96.1°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠131.6°. 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 in perigee

Moon is reaching point of perigee on this date at 14:54, this is 11 days after last apogee on 20 October 2088 at 20:06 in ♑ Capricorn. Lunar orbit is starting to get wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth for 16 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next apogee on 17 November 2088 at 14:57 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 364 107 km

This perigee Moon is 364 107 km (226 246 mi) away from Earth. It is 1 599 km closer than the mean perigee distance, but it is still 6 249 km farther than the closest perigee of 21st century.

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 29 October 2088 at 10:27 in ♈ Aries, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 11 November 2088 at 08:03 in ♎ Libra.

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Draconic month

17 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♏ Scorpio, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

12 days after previous South standstill on 19 October 2088 at 12:52 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-18.845°. Next day the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠18.864° in the next northern standstill on 2 November 2088 at 06:05 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 11 days

After 11 days on 13 November 2088 at 06:32 in ♏ Scorpio, 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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