Last Quarter on

Moon phase on 28 January 2095 Friday is Last Quarter, 22 days old Moon is in Scorpio.

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Lunar calendar 2095 | January 2095

Last Quarter phase
Last Quarter phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Last Quarter 52% illuminated

Last Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 52% and getting smaller. The 22 days old Moon is in ♏ Scorpio.

* The exact date and time of this Last Quarter phase is on 28 January 2095 at 17:07 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at midnight and sets at noon. It is visible to the south in the morning.

Moon in ♏ Scorpio

Moon is passing about ∠6° of ♏ Scorpio tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1796"

Lunar disc appears visually 8.1% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1796" and ∠1948".

Snow Moon after 21 days

Next Full Moon is the Snow Moon of February 2095 after 21 days on 19 February 2095 at 06:59.

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 1175 / 2128

The Moon is 22 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1175 of Meeus index or 2128 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.5 days

Length of current 1175 lunation is 29 days, 11 hours and 55 minutes. It is 1 hour and 45 minutes longer than next lunation 1176 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 49 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 20 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠317.1°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠317.1°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠337.7°. 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

3 days after point of apogee on 25 January 2095 at 03:56 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 8 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 6 February 2095 at 05:16 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 398 989 km

Moon is 398 989 km (247 920 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 8 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 359 759 km (223 544 mi).

Moon before descending node

10 days after its ascending node on 17 January 2095 at 23:02 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 1 February 2095 at 11:53 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Draconic month

10 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 before southern standstill

9 days after previous North standstill on 19 January 2095 at 00:03 in ♋ Cancer, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠24.116°. Next 4 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-24.164° in the next southern standstill on 2 February 2095 at 11:47 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 7 days

After 7 days on 4 February 2095 at 21:28 in ♒ Aquarius, 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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