Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 11 October 2093 Sunday is Waning Gibbous, 21 days old Moon is in Cancer.

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Lunar calendar 2093 | October 2093

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

Waning Gibbous 59% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 59% and getting smaller. The 21 days old Moon is in ♋ Cancer.

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Moon phase and lunation details

6 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 6 days on 4 October 2093 at 18:18.

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 ♋ Cancer

Moon is passing about ∠9° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1774"

Lunar disc appears visually 8.1% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1774" and ∠1923".

Hunter Moon before 6 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2093 after 22 days on 3 November 2093 at 06:46.

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 1159 / 2112

The Moon is 21 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1159 of Meeus index or 2112 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.55 days

Length of current 1159 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 17 minutes. It is 53 minutes longer than next lunation 1160 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 33 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 30 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠247.8°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠247.8°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠284.3°. 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 apogee

10 days after point of perigee on 1 October 2093 at 02:43 in ♒ Aquarius. 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 13 October 2093 at 02:43 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 404 086 km

Moon is 404 086 km (251 087 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next day until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 214 km (251 167 mi).

Moon before ascending node

12 days after its descending node on 29 September 2093 at 05:00 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 12 October 2093 at 13:29 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon in northern standstill

At 17:32 on this date the Moon is meeting its North standstill point, when it will reach northern declination of ∠22.080°. Next 14 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite southward direction to face South declination of ∠-22.213° in its southern standstill point on 25 October 2093 at 15:11 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 8 days

After 8 days on 20 October 2093 at 07:33 in ♎ Libra, 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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