Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 10 March 2091 Saturday is Waning Gibbous, 20 days old Moon is in Scorpio.

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Lunar calendar 2091 | March 2091

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

Waning Gibbous 70% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 70% and getting smaller. The 20 days old Moon is in ♏ Scorpio.

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Moon phase and lunation details

4 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 4 days on 5 March 2091 at 15:59.

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 ♏ Scorpio

Moon is leaving the last ∠3° of ♏ Scorpio tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♐ Sagittarius later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1946"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.8% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1946" and ∠1932".

Worm Moon before 4 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2091 after 24 days on 4 April 2091 at 01:31.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Sagittarius ♐ on 12 March 2091 at 07:02
  • New Moon in Pisces ♓ on 20 March 2091 at 03:45
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 28 March 2091 at 06:31
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 4 April 2091 at 01:31

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 1127 / 2080

The Moon is 20 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1127 of Meeus index or 2080 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.75 days

Length of current 1127 lunation is 29 days, 18 hours and 7 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2091. It is 33 minutes longer than next lunation 1128 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 23 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 40 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠137.9°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠137.9°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠165.8°. 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 perigee

3 days after point of perigee on 6 March 2091 at 16:02 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 11 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 21 March 2091 at 17:48 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 368 280 km

Moon is 368 280 km (228 839 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 11 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 436 km (252 548 mi).

Moon after ascending node

5 days after its ascending node on 5 March 2091 at 10:19 in ♍ Virgo, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 8 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 18 March 2091 at 15:30 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

5 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 before southern standstill

9 days after previous North standstill on 28 February 2091 at 16:49 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠18.473°. Next 2 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-18.480° in the next southern standstill on 13 March 2091 at 06:18 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 9 days

After 9 days on 20 March 2091 at 03:45 in ♓ Pisces, 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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