Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 22 June 2033 Wednesday is Waning Crescent, 24 days old Moon is in Taurus.

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Lunar calendar 2033 | June 2033

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

Waning Crescent 23% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 23% and getting smaller. The 24 days old Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

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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 19 June 2033 at 23:29.

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 ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing about ∠5° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1960"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.7% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1960" and ∠1888".

Buck Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2033 after 19 days on 12 July 2033 at 09:29.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Gemini ♊ on 26 June 2033 at 21:07
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 4 July 2033 at 17:12
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 12 July 2033 at 09:29
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 19 July 2033 at 04:07

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 413 / 1366

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 413 of Meeus index or 1366 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.4 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 30 minutes. It is 1 hour and 36 minutes shorter than the next lunation's length. The lengths of the following synodic months are going to increasing with the true anomaly getting closer to the value it has at the point of New Moon at apogee (∠180°).

Lunation length shorter than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 3 hours and 14 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 2 hours and 55 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠46°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠46°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠74.1°.

Moon after perigee

1 day after point of perigee on 21 June 2033 at 01:28 in ♈ Aries. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 11 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 4 July 2033 at 04:55 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 365 770 km

The Moon is 365 770 km (227 279 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 11 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 404 093 km (251 092 mi).

Moon after descending node

1 day after descending node on 21 June 2033 at 08:42 in ♈ Aries. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 12 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 5 July 2033 at 01:29 in ♎ Libra.

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Draconic month

14 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♎ Libra, the Moon is navigating from the second to the final part of the cycle.

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Moon before northern standstill

9 days since the previous standstill on 13 June 2033 at 04:17 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-18.723°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 3 days to face maximum declination of ∠18.717° at the point of next northern standstill on 26 June 2033 at 03:12 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 4 days

In 4 days on 26 June 2033 at 21:07 in ♊ Gemini the Moon is going to be in a New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun and thus forming the next Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy alignment.

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