Waxing Crescent on

Moon phase on 11 September 2094 Saturday is Waxing Crescent, 1 day young Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2094 | September 2094

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

Waxing Crescent 2% illuminated

Waxing Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 2% and growing larger. The 1 day young Moon is in ♎ Libra.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after New Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 1 day on 9 September 2094 at 20:31.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the morning and sets in the evening. It is visible toward the southwest in early evening.

Moon in ♎ Libra

Moon is passing about ∠7° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1782"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.8% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1782" and ∠1907".

Harvest Moon after 12 days

Next Full Moon is the Harvest Moon of September 2094 after 12 days on 24 September 2094 at 08:33.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 1171 / 2124

The Moon is 1 day young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the beginning to the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1171 of Meeus index or 2124 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.68 days

Length of current 1171 lunation is 29 days, 16 hours and 13 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2094. It is 15 minutes longer than next lunation 1172 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 29 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 34 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠190.4°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠190.4°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠216.5°. 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 after apogee

2 days after point of apogee on 8 September 2094 at 16:37 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 11 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 23 September 2094 at 11:57 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 402 239 km

Moon is 402 239 km (249 940 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 11 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 358 122 km (222 527 mi).

Moon before descending node

7 days after its ascending node on 3 September 2094 at 19:00 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 6 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 18 September 2094 at 08:20 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Draconic month

7 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon after northern standstill

7 days after previous North standstill on 4 September 2094 at 07:14 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠23.478°. Next 7 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-23.617° in the next southern standstill on 18 September 2094 at 21:55 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 12 days

After 12 days on 24 September 2094 at 08:33 in ♈ Aries, 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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