Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 5 March 2095 Saturday is Waning Crescent, 28 days old Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2095 | March 2095

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

Waning Crescent 1% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 1% and getting smaller. The 28 days old Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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Moon phase and lunation details

6 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 6 days on 27 February 2095 at 10:58.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises after midnight to early morning and sets in the afternoon. It is visible in the early morning low to the east.

Moon is entering ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing first ∠3° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1965"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.6% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1965" and ∠1934".

Worm Moon after 15 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2095 after 15 days on 21 March 2095 at 01:10.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Pisces ♓ on 6 March 2095 at 07:39
  • First Quarter in Gemini ♊ on 13 March 2095 at 00:18
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 21 March 2095 at 01:10
  • Last Quarter in Capricorn ♑ on 29 March 2095 at 00:54

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 1176 / 2129

The Moon is 28 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1176 of Meeus index or 2129 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.42 days

Length of current 1176 lunation is 29 days, 10 hours and 10 minutes. It is 1 hour and 13 minutes longer than next lunation 1177 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 34 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 3 hours and 35 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠337.7°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠337.7°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠354°. 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 perigee

11 days after point of apogee on 21 February 2095 at 16:10 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next day, until it get to the point of next perigee on 6 March 2095 at 16:04 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 364 728 km

Moon is 364 728 km (226 631 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next day until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 356 982 km (221 818 mi).

Moon after descending node

4 days after its descending node on 28 February 2095 at 16:51 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 7 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 13 March 2095 at 02:33 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon after southern standstill

3 days after previous South standstill on 1 March 2095 at 21:20 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-24.337°. Next 8 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠24.438° in the next northern standstill on 14 March 2095 at 10:35 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 6 March 2095 at 07:39 in ♓ Pisces, 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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