Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 14 May 2093 Thursday is Waning Gibbous, 18 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2093 | May 2093

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

Waning Gibbous 84% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 84% and getting smaller. The 18 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 3 days on 11 May 2093 at 02:17.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the evening and sets in the morning. It is visible to the southwest and it is high in the sky after midnight.

Moon in ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠11° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1973"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.9% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1973" and ∠1898".

Flower Moon before 3 days

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2093 after 25 days on 9 June 2093 at 10:09.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 17 May 2093 at 17:47
  • New Moon in Gemini ♊ on 25 May 2093 at 06:07
  • First Quarter in Virgo ♍ on 2 June 2093 at 10:39
  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 9 June 2093 at 10:09

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 1154 / 2107

The Moon is 18 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1154 of Meeus index or 2107 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.58 days

Length of current 1154 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 55 minutes. It is 1 hour and 2 minutes shorter than next lunation 1155 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 11 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 52 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠109.2°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠109.2°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠142°. 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

1 day after point of perigee on 13 May 2093 at 03:53 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 14 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 28 May 2093 at 21:26 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 363 309 km

Moon is 363 309 km (225 750 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 14 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 405 700 km (252 090 mi).

Moon before descending node

11 days after its ascending node on 2 May 2093 at 12:02 in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 15 May 2093 at 15:06 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Draconic month

11 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon in southern standstill

At 12:06 on this date the Moon is meeting its South standstill point, when it will reach southern declination of ∠-21.516°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite northward direction to face North declination of ∠21.600° in its northern standstill point on 28 May 2093 at 08:03 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 10 days

After 10 days on 25 May 2093 at 06:07 in ♊ Gemini, 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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