Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 31 March 2095 Thursday is Waning Crescent, 24 days old Moon is in Aquarius.

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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 24% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 24% and getting smaller. The 24 days old Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 2 days on 29 March 2095 at 00:54.

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 in ♒ Aquarius

Moon is passing about ∠12° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1942"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.1% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1942" and ∠1920".

Pink Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon of April 2095 after 19 days on 19 April 2095 at 18:14.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 4 April 2095 at 16:36
  • First Quarter in Cancer ♋ on 11 April 2095 at 14:27
  • Full Moon in Libra ♎ on 19 April 2095 at 18:14
  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 27 April 2095 at 10:45

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 1177 / 2130

The Moon is 24 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1177 of Meeus index or 2130 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.37 days

Length of current 1177 lunation is 29 days, 8 hours and 57 minutes. It is 27 minutes longer than next lunation 1178 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 3 hours and 47 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 22 minutes longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠354°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠354°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠9.2°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep increasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of apogee (∠180°).

Moon before perigee

10 days after point of apogee on 20 March 2095 at 17:48 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 3 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 4 April 2095 at 03:40 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 369 158 km

Moon is 369 158 km (229 384 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 3 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 357 412 km (222 086 mi).

Moon after descending node

3 days after its descending node on 27 March 2095 at 18:10 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 8 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 9 April 2095 at 05:17 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

18 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

2 days after previous South standstill on 29 March 2095 at 04:59 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-24.592°. Next 10 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠24.694° in the next northern standstill on 10 April 2095 at 17:25 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 4 days

After 4 days on 4 April 2095 at 16:36 in ♈ Aries, 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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