Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 15 March 2094 Monday is Waning Crescent, 28 days old Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2094 | March 2094

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

Waning Crescent 2% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 2% and getting smaller. The 28 days old Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 days on 10 March 2094 at 00:22.

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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠9° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1965"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.9% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1965" and ∠1929".

Pink Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2094 after 16 days on 1 April 2094 at 00:11.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Pisces ♓ on 16 March 2094 at 15:44
  • First Quarter in Gemini ♊ on 23 March 2094 at 20:05
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 1 April 2094 at 00:11
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 8 April 2094 at 08:46

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 1164 / 2117

The Moon is 28 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1164 of Meeus index or 2117 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.42 days

Length of current 1164 lunation is 29 days, 10 hours and 1 minute. It is 8 minutes longer than next lunation 1165 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 43 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 26 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠7.9°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠7.9°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠24.6°. 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 in perigee

Moon is reaching point of perigee on this date at 04:25, this is 15 days after last apogee on 27 February 2094 at 15:03 in ♌ Leo. Lunar orbit is starting to get wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth for 11 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next apogee on 27 March 2094 at 05:18 in ♌ Leo.

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Distance to Moon 360 366 km

This perigee Moon is 360 366 km (223 921 mi) away from Earth. It is 2 142 km closer than the mean perigee distance, but it is still 9 990 km farther than the closest perigee of 21st century.

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 11 March 2094 at 18:24 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 24 March 2094 at 14:44 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

17 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 after southern standstill

3 days after previous South standstill on 11 March 2094 at 14:07 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-22.707°. Next 9 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠22.815° in the next northern standstill on 24 March 2094 at 12:07 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 16 March 2094 at 15:44 in ♓ Pisces, 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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