Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 9 October 2092 Thursday is Waxing Gibbous, 9 days young Moon is in Aquarius.

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Lunar calendar 2092 | October 2092

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

Waxing Gibbous 65% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 65% and growing larger. The 9 days young Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 1 day on 8 October 2092 at 02:16.

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 in ♒ Aquarius

Moon is passing about ∠5° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1940"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.9% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1940" and ∠1922".

Hunter Moon after 5 days

Next Full Moon is the Hunter Moon of October 2092 after 5 days on 15 October 2092 at 10:25.

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 1147 / 2100

The Moon is 9 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1147 of Meeus index or 2100 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.43 days

Length of current 1147 lunation is 29 days, 10 hours and 13 minutes. It is 6 minutes longer than next lunation 1148 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 31 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 38 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠312.2°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠312.2°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠334°. 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 perigee

5 days after point of perigee on 4 October 2092 at 11:15 in ♏ Scorpio. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 10 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 20 October 2092 at 09:17 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 369 518 km

Moon is 369 518 km (229 608 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 10 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 238 km (251 803 mi).

Moon in descending node

Moon is in descending node in ♒ Aquarius at 23:54 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 24 October 2092 at 08:18 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

1 day after previous South standstill on 7 October 2092 at 16:31 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-20.361°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠20.498° in the next northern standstill on 21 October 2092 at 20:05 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 5 days

After 5 days on 15 October 2092 at 10:25 in ♈ Aries, 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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