Waxing Crescent on

Moon phase on 3 July 2090 Monday is Waxing Crescent, 6 days young Moon is in Virgo.

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Lunar calendar 2090 | July 2090

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

Waxing Crescent 39% illuminated

Waxing Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 39% and growing larger. The 6 days young Moon is in ♍ Virgo.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after New Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 5 days on 27 June 2090 at 17:11.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the morning and sets in the evening. It is visible toward the southwest in early evening.

Moon is entering ♍ Virgo

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♍ Virgo tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1970"

Lunar disc appears visually 4.3% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1970" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 8 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2090 after 8 days on 11 July 2090 at 17:02.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 4 July 2090 at 10:37
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 11 July 2090 at 17:02
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 19 July 2090 at 20:16
  • New Moon in Leo ♌ on 27 July 2090 at 01:19

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 1119 / 2072

The Moon is 6 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the beginning to the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1119 of Meeus index or 2072 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.34 days

Length of current 1119 lunation is 29 days, 8 hours and 8 minutes. It is 28 minutes longer than next lunation 1120 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 4 hours and 36 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 33 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠310°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠310°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠331.5°. 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 after perigee

2 days after point of perigee on 30 June 2090 at 23:26 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 13 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 16 July 2090 at 18:12 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 363 821 km

Moon is 363 821 km (226 068 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 13 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 895 km (251 590 mi).

Moon in ascending node

Moon is in ascending node in ♍ Virgo at 01:54 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from South to North. Moon will follow the northern part of its orbit for the next 13 days to meet descending node on 16 July 2090 at 21:11 in ♓ Pisces.

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New draconic month

At 01:54 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.


Moon after northern standstill

6 days after previous North standstill on 27 June 2090 at 08:45 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠18.446°. Next 6 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-18.430° in the next southern standstill on 10 July 2090 at 07:05 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 8 days

After 8 days on 11 July 2090 at 17:02 in ♑ Capricorn, 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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