Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 27 July 2092 Sunday is Waning Crescent, 23 days old Moon is in Taurus.

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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 39% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 39% and getting smaller. The 23 days old Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

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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 26 July 2092 at 07:31.

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 ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing about ∠19° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1774"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1774" and ∠1890".

Sturgeon Moon after 20 days

Next Full Moon is the Sturgeon Moon of August 2092 after 20 days on 17 August 2092 at 09:22.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 1144 / 2097

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 1144 of Meeus index or 2097 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.57 days

Length of current 1144 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 44 minutes. It is 1 hour and 24 minutes longer than next lunation 1145 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 3 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠215.3°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠215.3°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠246.7°. 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 before apogee

10 days after point of perigee on 17 July 2092 at 01:42 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next day, until it get to the point of next apogee on 29 July 2092 at 00:58 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 403 952 km

Moon is 403 952 km (251 004 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next day until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 974 km (251 639 mi).

Moon before ascending node

7 days after its descending node on 20 July 2092 at 04:19 in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 7 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 3 August 2092 at 13:51 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

9 days after previous South standstill on 17 July 2092 at 20:34 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-20.092°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠20.082° in the next northern standstill on 31 July 2092 at 20:14 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 6 days

After 6 days on 3 August 2092 at 09:54 in ♌ Leo, 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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