Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 26 December 2094 Sunday is Waning Gibbous, 19 days old Moon is in Leo.

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Lunar calendar 2094 | December 2094

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

Waning Gibbous 80% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 80% and getting smaller. The 19 days old Moon is in ♌ Leo.

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Moon phase and lunation details

4 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 4 days on 21 December 2094 at 19:56.

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 ♌ Leo

Moon is leaving the last ∠1° of ♌ Leo tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♍ Virgo later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1774"

Lunar disc appears visually 9.5% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1774" and ∠1951".

Cold Moon before 4 days

Next Full Moon is the Wolf Moon of January 2095 after 25 days on 20 January 2095 at 12:48.

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 1174 / 2127

The Moon is 19 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1174 of Meeus index or 2127 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.57 days

Length of current 1174 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 43 minutes. It is 1 hour and 48 minutes longer than next lunation 1175 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 59 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 4 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠287.7°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠287.7°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠317.1°. 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

13 days after point of perigee on 13 December 2094 at 11:23 in ♓ Pisces. 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 28 December 2094 at 08:42 in ♍ Virgo.

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Distance to Moon 404 109 km

Moon is 404 109 km (251 102 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next day until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 647 km (251 436 mi).

Moon after ascending node

4 days after its ascending node on 21 December 2094 at 16:09 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 9 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 5 January 2095 at 02:54 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Draconic month

4 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

3 days after previous North standstill on 22 December 2094 at 16:45 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠24.122°. Next 10 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-24.121° in the next southern standstill on 6 January 2095 at 01:32 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 10 days

After 10 days on 6 January 2095 at 09:33 in ♑ Capricorn, 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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