Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 12 September 2090 Tuesday is Waning Gibbous, 18 days old Moon is in Aries.

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Lunar calendar 2090 | September 2090

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

Waning Gibbous 89% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 89% and getting smaller. The 18 days old Moon is in ♈ Aries.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 3 days on 8 September 2090 at 22:44.

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 ♈ Aries

Moon is leaving the last ∠1° of ♈ Aries tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♉ Taurus later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1786"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1786" and ∠1907".

Harvest Moon before 3 days

Next Full Moon is the Hunter Moon of October 2090 after 26 days on 8 October 2090 at 15:54.

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 1121 / 2074

The Moon is 18 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1121 of Meeus index or 2074 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.34 days

Length of current 1121 lunation is 29 days, 8 hours and 4 minutes. It is 1 hour and 2 minutes shorter than next lunation 1122 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 4 hours and 40 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 29 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠348.5°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠348.5°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠3.8°. 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 after apogee

2 days after point of apogee on 9 September 2090 at 14:56 in ♓ Pisces. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 10 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 23 September 2090 at 11:39 in ♍ Virgo.

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Distance to Moon 401 370 km

Moon is 401 370 km (249 400 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 10 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 357 224 km (221 969 mi).

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 9 September 2090 at 07:13 in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 10 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 23 September 2090 at 00:57 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

16 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

9 days after previous South standstill on 2 September 2090 at 19:58 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-18.232°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠18.226° in the next northern standstill on 17 September 2090 at 14:20 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 11 days

After 11 days on 23 September 2090 at 17:03 in ♍ Virgo, 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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