Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 14 February 2091 Wednesday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2091 | February 2091

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

Waning Crescent 15% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 15% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 3 days on 10 February 2091 at 21:11.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises after midnight to early morning and sets in the afternoon. It is visible in the early morning low to the east.

Moon in ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠11° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1870"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.8% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1870" and ∠1943".

Worm Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2091 after 19 days on 5 March 2091 at 15:59.

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 1126 / 2079

The Moon is 25 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1126 of Meeus index or 2079 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.71 days

Length of current 1126 lunation is 29 days, 17 hours and 7 minutes. It is 1 hour shorter than next lunation 1127 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 4 hours and 23 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 40 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠102°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠102°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠137.9°. 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 apogee

8 days after point of perigee on 6 February 2091 at 09:12 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 7 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 22 February 2091 at 08:37 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 383 261 km

Moon is 383 261 km (238 147 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 7 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 740 km (252 115 mi).

Moon before descending node

8 days after its ascending node on 5 February 2091 at 23:52 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 4 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 19 February 2091 at 08:56 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon in southern standstill

At 00:36 on this date the Moon is meeting its South standstill point, when it will reach southern declination of ∠-18.496°. Next 14 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite northward direction to face North declination of ∠18.473° in its northern standstill point on 28 February 2091 at 16:49 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 3 days

After 3 days on 18 February 2091 at 09:38 in ♒ Aquarius, 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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