Waning Gibbous on
Waning Gibbous 59% illuminated
Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 59% and getting smaller. The 21 days old Moon is in ♍ Virgo.
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Moon phase and lunation details
6 days after Full Moon
Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 6 days on 16 December 2100 at 17:00.
Moonrise and moonset
Moon rises in the evening and sets in the morning. It is visible to the southwest and it is high in the sky after midnight.
Moon in ♍ Virgo
Moon is passing about ∠21° of ♍ Virgo tropical zodiac sector.
Apparent angular diameter ∠1920"
Lunar disc appears visually 1.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1920" and ∠1951".
Cold Moon before 6 days
Next Full Moon is the Snow Moon of February 2101 after 52 days on 14 February 2101 at 02:44.
Upcoming main Moon phases
- Last Quarter in Libra ♎ on 24 December 2100 at 08:46
- New Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 30 December 2100 at 23:56
- First Quarter in Taurus ♉ on 6 February 2101 at 04:47
- Full Moon in Leo ♌ on 14 February 2101 at 02:44
Lunar orbit position on
Syzygy in 7 days
After 7 days on 30 December 2100 at 23:56 in ♑ Capricorn, 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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