Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 14 June 2096 Thursday is Waning Crescent, 23 days old Moon is in Aries.

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Lunar calendar 2096 | June 2096

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

Waning Crescent 42% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 42% and getting smaller. The 23 days old Moon is in ♈ Aries.

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Moon phase and lunation details

1 day after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 1 day on 13 June 2096 at 18:09.

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 ♈ Aries

Moon is passing first ∠4° of ♈ Aries tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1944"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.9% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1944" and ∠1889".

Buck Moon after 21 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2096 after 21 days on 5 July 2096 at 17:02.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 20 June 2096 at 09:12
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 27 June 2096 at 13:31
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 5 July 2096 at 17:02
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 13 July 2096 at 00:05

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 1192 / 2145

The Moon is 23 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1192 of Meeus index or 2145 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.32 days

Length of current 1192 lunation is 29 days, 7 hours and 36 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2096. It is 33 minutes shorter than next lunation 1193 length.

Lunation length shorter than mean

Length of current synodic month is 5 hours and 8 minutes shorter than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 1 hour and 1 minute longer, compared to 21st century shortest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠10°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠10°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠26.7°. 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

11 days after point of apogee on 3 June 2096 at 06:22 in ♏ Scorpio. The lunar orbit is getting closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 4 days, until it get to the point of next perigee on 18 June 2096 at 18:27 in ♉ Taurus.

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Distance to Moon 368 638 km

Moon is 368 638 km (229 061 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves closer next 4 days until perigee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 361 025 km (224 331 mi).

Moon before ascending node

9 days after its descending node on 4 June 2096 at 19:21 in ♏ Scorpio, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 18 June 2096 at 09:30 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

23 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

6 days after previous South standstill on 8 June 2096 at 00:25 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-26.345°. Next 6 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠26.330° in the next northern standstill on 21 June 2096 at 00:14 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 5 days

After 5 days on 20 June 2096 at 09:12 in ♋ Cancer, 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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