Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 3 July 2092 Thursday is Waning Crescent, 28 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2092 | July 2092

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

Waning Crescent 2% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 2% and getting smaller. The 28 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

6 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 6 days on 26 June 2092 at 16:32.

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 ♊ Gemini

Moon is leaving the last ∠2° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♋ Cancer later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1774"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.2% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1774" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 15 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2092 after 15 days on 19 July 2092 at 00:24.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 4 July 2092 at 20:10
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 12 July 2092 at 09:54
  • Full Moon in Aquarius ♒ on 19 July 2092 at 00:24
  • Last Quarter in Taurus ♉ on 26 July 2092 at 07:31

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 1143 / 2096

The Moon is 28 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1143 of Meeus index or 2096 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.62 days

Length of current 1143 lunation is 29 days, 14 hours and 53 minutes. It is 1 hour and 9 minutes longer than next lunation 1144 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 9 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 54 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠190.3°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠190.3°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠215.3°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep decreasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).

Moon after apogee

2 days after point of apogee on 1 July 2092 at 10:09 in ♊ Gemini. 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 17 July 2092 at 01:42 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Distance to Moon 404 036 km

Moon is 404 036 km (251 056 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 13 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 361 975 km (224 921 mi).

Moon before ascending node

10 days after its descending node on 22 June 2092 at 19:17 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 7 July 2092 at 07:36 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

23 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

13 days after previous South standstill on 20 June 2092 at 09:44 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-20.096°. Next day the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠20.112° in the next northern standstill on 4 July 2092 at 12:51 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 4 July 2092 at 20:10 in ♋ Cancer, 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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