Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 4 April 2092 Friday is Waning Crescent, 27 days old Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2092 | April 2092

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

Waning Crescent 6% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 6% and getting smaller. The 27 days old Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 days on 30 March 2092 at 08:21.

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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠18° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1833"

Lunar disc appears visually 4.5% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1833" and ∠1918".

Pink Moon after 17 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2092 after 17 days on 22 April 2092 at 02:29.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 6 April 2092 at 21:41
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 15 April 2092 at 01:54
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 22 April 2092 at 02:29
  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 28 April 2092 at 17:08

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 1140 / 2093

The Moon is 27 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1140 of Meeus index or 2093 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.66 days

Length of current 1140 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 45 minutes. It is 13 minutes shorter than next lunation 1141 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 1 minute longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 2 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠106.4°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠106.4°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠140.8°. 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 before apogee

9 days after point of perigee on 25 March 2092 at 19:17 in ♎ Libra. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 6 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 10 April 2092 at 15:02 in ♉ Taurus.

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Distance to Moon 391 048 km

Moon is 391 048 km (242 986 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 6 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 857 km (252 188 mi).

Moon after descending node

2 days after its descending node on 2 April 2092 at 11:01 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 12 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 17 April 2092 at 00:51 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

14 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 after southern standstill

5 days after previous South standstill on 30 March 2092 at 05:01 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-19.597°. Next 9 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠19.718° in the next northern standstill on 13 April 2092 at 15:44 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 2 days

After 2 days on 6 April 2092 at 21:41 in ♈ Aries, 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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