Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 7 April 2094 Wednesday is Waning Gibbous, 21 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2094 | April 2094

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

Waning Gibbous 60% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 60% and getting smaller. The 21 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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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 1 April 2094 at 00:11.

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 ∠7° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1946"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.6% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1946" and ∠1916".

Pink Moon before 6 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2094 after 23 days on 30 April 2094 at 13:54.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 8 April 2094 at 08:46
  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 15 April 2094 at 01:37
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 22 April 2094 at 14:48
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 30 April 2094 at 13:54

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 1165 / 2118

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 1165 of Meeus index or 2118 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.41 days

Length of current 1165 lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 53 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2094. It is 39 minutes shorter than next lunation 1166 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 51 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 18 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠24.6°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠24.6°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠45.7°. 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 before perigee

11 days after point of apogee on 27 March 2094 at 05:18 in ♌ Leo. 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 12 April 2094 at 03:26 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 368 296 km

Moon is 368 296 km (228 849 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 4 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 365 456 km (227 084 mi).

Moon in descending node

Moon is in descending node in ♑ Capricorn at 19:27 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from North to South. Moon will follow the southern part of its orbit for the next 13 days to meet ascending node on 20 April 2094 at 16:57 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

13 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 southern standstill

At 19:58 on this date the Moon is meeting its South standstill point, when it will reach southern declination of ∠-22.963°. Next 13 days the lunar orbit will move in opposite northward direction to face North declination of ∠23.077° in its northern standstill point on 20 April 2094 at 20:13 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 7 days

After 7 days on 15 April 2094 at 01:37 in ♈ Aries, 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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