Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 10 December 2095 Saturday is Waxing Gibbous, 14 days young Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2095 | December 2095

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

Waxing Gibbous 99% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 99% and growing larger. The 14 days young Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 5 days on 4 December 2095 at 14:21.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠8° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1947"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.1% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1947" and ∠1949".

Cold Moon after 1 day

Next Full Moon is the Cold Moon of December 2095 after 1 day on 11 December 2095 at 06:21.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 1186 / 2139

The Moon is 14 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1186 of Meeus index or 2139 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.73 days

Length of current 1186 lunation is 29 days, 17 hours and 30 minutes. It is 2 hours and 10 minutes longer than next lunation 1187 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 4 hours and 46 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 2 hours and 17 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠219.6°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠219.6°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠255°. 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

1 day after point of perigee on 9 December 2095 at 04:46 in ♉ Taurus. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 10 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 20 December 2095 at 23:26 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 368 067 km

Moon is 368 067 km (228 706 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 10 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 404 919 km (251 605 mi).

Moon in ascending node

Moon is in ascending node in ♊ Gemini at 14:42 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 24 December 2095 at 17:49 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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New draconic month

At 14:42 on this date the Moon is completing its previous draconic month and is entering the new one.


Moon before northern standstill

10 days after previous South standstill on 29 November 2095 at 21:18 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-25.668°. Next 2 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠25.653° in the next northern standstill on 12 December 2095 at 17:11 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 1 day

After 1 day on 11 December 2095 at 06:21 in ♊ Gemini, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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