Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 7 July 2034 Friday is Waning Gibbous, 20 days old Moon is in Pisces.

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

Waning Gibbous 67% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 67% and getting smaller. The 20 days old Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 5 days on 1 July 2034 at 17:44.

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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠25° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1932"

Lunar disc appears visually 2.4% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1932" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon before 5 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2034 after 23 days on 31 July 2034 at 05:54.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 9 July 2034 at 01:59
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 15 July 2034 at 18:15
  • First Quarter in Scorpio ♏ on 23 July 2034 at 07:05
  • Full Moon in Aquarius ♒ on 31 July 2034 at 05:54

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 426 / 1379

The Moon is 20 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 426 of Meeus index or 1379 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.33 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 7 hours and 49 minutes. It is 1 hour and 49 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 4 hours and 55 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 1 hour and 14 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠25.4°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠25.4°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠45.9°.

Moon before apogee

10 days after point of apogee on 27 June 2034 at 00:19 in ♏ Scorpio. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 5 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 12 July 2034 at 19:35 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 370 920 km

The Moon is 370 920 km (230 479 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 5 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 365 365 km (227 027 mi).

Moon in descending node

Moon is in descending node in ♓ Pisces at 14:33 crossing the ecliptic from North to South to meet ascending node 12 days later on 20 July 2034 at 09:54 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon after southern standstill

6 days since the previous standstill on 30 June 2034 at 23:50 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-18.423°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 6 days to face maximum declination of ∠18.385° at the point of next northern standstill on 14 July 2034 at 05:13 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 8 days

In 8 days on 15 July 2034 at 18:15 in ♋ Cancer 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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