Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 19 January 2092 Saturday is Waxing Gibbous, 10 days young Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2092 | January 2092

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

Waxing Gibbous 76% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 76% and growing larger. The 10 days young Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 2 days on 16 January 2092 at 14:08.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon is entering ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing first ∠1° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1770"

Lunar disc appears visually 9.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1770" and ∠1950".

Wolf Moon after 5 days

Next Full Moon is the Wolf Moon of January 2092 after 5 days on 24 January 2092 at 14:55.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 1138 / 2091

The Moon is 10 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1138 of Meeus index or 2091 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.56 days

Length of current 1138 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 26 minutes. It is 1 hour and 28 minutes shorter than next lunation 1139 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 42 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 21 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠40.9°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠40.9°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠69.4°. 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

1 day after point of apogee on 18 January 2092 at 05:57 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 13 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 2 February 2092 at 09:05 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Distance to Moon 404 955 km

Moon is 404 955 km (251 627 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 13 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 369 678 km (229 707 mi).

Moon before ascending node

7 days after its descending node on 11 January 2092 at 13:52 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 6 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 26 January 2092 at 01:05 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

20 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♌ Leo, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

11 days after previous South standstill on 8 January 2092 at 08:40 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-19.466°. Next 3 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠19.448° in the next northern standstill on 22 January 2092 at 14:14 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 5 days

After 5 days on 24 January 2092 at 14:55 in ♋ Cancer, 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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