Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 29 April 2092 Tuesday is Waning Crescent, 23 days old Moon is in Aquarius.

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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 42% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 42% and getting smaller. The 23 days old Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 1 day on 28 April 2092 at 17:08.

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 ♒ Aquarius

Moon is passing about ∠20° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1889"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.8% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1889" and ∠1904".

Flower Moon after 21 days

Next Full Moon is the Flower Moon of May 2092 after 21 days on 21 May 2092 at 10:00.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Taurus ♉ on 6 May 2092 at 13:39
  • First Quarter in Leo ♌ on 14 May 2092 at 16:06
  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 21 May 2092 at 10:00
  • Last Quarter in Pisces ♓ on 28 May 2092 at 03:46

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 1141 / 2094

The Moon is 23 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1141 of Meeus index or 2094 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.67 days

Length of current 1141 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 58 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2092. It is 19 minutes longer than next lunation 1142 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 14 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 49 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠140.8°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠140.8°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠167.3°. 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

6 days after point of perigee on 23 April 2092 at 01:16 in ♏ Scorpio. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 8 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 7 May 2092 at 23:16 in ♉ Taurus.

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Distance to Moon 379 389 km

Moon is 379 389 km (235 741 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 8 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 537 km (252 610 mi).

Moon in descending node

Moon is in descending node in ♒ Aquarius at 12:00 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from North to South. Moon will follow the southern part of its orbit for the next 14 days to meet ascending node on 14 May 2092 at 03:08 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

12 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♌ Leo, the Moon is moving from the middle to the last part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

2 days after previous South standstill on 26 April 2092 at 12:18 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-19.820°. Next 11 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠19.946° in the next northern standstill on 10 May 2092 at 22:54 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 7 days

After 7 days on 6 May 2092 at 13:39 in ♉ Taurus, 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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