Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 4 July 2093 Saturday is Waxing Gibbous, 10 days young Moon is in Scorpio.

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Lunar calendar 2093 | July 2093

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

Waxing Gibbous 76% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 76% and growing larger. The 10 days young Moon is in ♏ Scorpio.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 2 days on 1 July 2093 at 23:24.

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 ♏ Scorpio

Moon is passing about ∠15° of ♏ Scorpio tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1918"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.6% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1918" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 4 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2093 after 4 days on 8 July 2093 at 17:14.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 8 July 2093 at 17:14
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 15 July 2093 at 10:54
  • New Moon in Leo ♌ on 23 July 2093 at 12:36
  • First Quarter in Scorpio ♏ on 31 July 2093 at 09:13

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 1156 / 2109

The Moon is 10 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1156 of Meeus index or 2109 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.65 days

Length of current 1156 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 31 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2093. It is 13 minutes longer than next lunation 1157 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 47 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 16 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠167.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠167.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠190.3°. 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 before perigee

9 days after point of apogee on 25 June 2093 at 06:06 in ♋ Cancer. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 4 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 8 July 2093 at 18:17 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 373 786 km

Moon is 373 786 km (232 260 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 4 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 357 096 km (221 889 mi).

Moon before descending node

8 days after its ascending node on 25 June 2093 at 19:10 in ♋ Cancer, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 4 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 9 July 2093 at 06:40 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Draconic month

8 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 before southern standstill

9 days after previous North standstill on 24 June 2093 at 15:06 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠21.648°. Next 3 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-21.641° in the next southern standstill on 8 July 2093 at 09:04 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 4 days

After 4 days on 8 July 2093 at 17:14 in ♑ Capricorn, 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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