Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 27 October 2094 Wednesday is Waning Gibbous, 18 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2094 | October 2094

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

Waning Gibbous 83% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 83% and getting smaller. The 18 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 3 days on 23 October 2094 at 17:47.

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 ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠23° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1850"

Lunar disc appears visually 4.3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1850" and ∠1931".

Hunter Moon before 3 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2094 after 25 days on 22 November 2094 at 05:27.

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 1172 / 2125

The Moon is 18 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1172 of Meeus index or 2125 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.67 days

Length of current 1172 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 58 minutes. It is 50 minutes longer than next lunation 1173 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 14 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 49 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠216.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠216.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠250.4°. 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 perigee

5 days after point of perigee on 21 October 2094 at 18:48 in ♓ Pisces. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 6 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 2 November 2094 at 15:27 in ♍ Virgo.

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Distance to Moon 387 436 km

Moon is 387 436 km (240 742 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 6 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 997 km (251 653 mi).

Moon in ascending node

Moon is in ascending node in ♊ Gemini at 23:56 on this date, it crosses the ecliptic from South to North. Moon will follow the northern part of its orbit for the next 14 days to meet descending node on 11 November 2094 at 11:01 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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New draconic month

At 23:56 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.


Moon before northern standstill

11 days after previous South standstill on 16 October 2094 at 04:01 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-23.875°. Next day the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠23.975° in the next northern standstill on 28 October 2094 at 21:45 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 11 days

After 11 days on 8 November 2094 at 04:42 in ♏ Scorpio, 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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