Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 5 February 2035 Monday is Waning Crescent, 26 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2035 | February 2035

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

Waning Crescent 8% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 8% and getting smaller. The 26 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 days on 31 January 2035 at 06:02.

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 ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠14° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1784"

Lunar disc appears visually 8.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1784" and ∠1946".

Snow Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Snow Moon of February 2035 after 16 days on 22 February 2035 at 08:54.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 433 / 1386

The Moon is 26 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 433 of Meeus index or 1386 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.72 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 17 hours and 19 minutes. It is 2 hours and 32 minutes longer than the next lunation's length. The lengths of the following synodic months are going to decreasing with the true anomaly getting closer to the value it has at the point of New Moon at perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).

Lunation length longer than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 4 hours and 35 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 2 hours and 28 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠220.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠220.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠255.7°.

Moon after apogee

2 days after point of apogee on 2 February 2035 at 12:48 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 12 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 18 February 2035 at 05:31 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 401 878 km

The Moon is 401 878 km (249 715 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 12 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 368 326 km (228 867 mi).

Moon before descending node

9 days after ascending node on 26 January 2035 at 19:11 in ♍ Virgo. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 4 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 10 February 2035 at 07:03 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon after southern standstill

1 day since the previous standstill on 4 February 2035 at 16:35 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-18.448°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 12 days to face maximum declination of ∠18.402° at the point of next northern standstill on 18 February 2035 at 04:16 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 2 days

In 2 days on 8 February 2035 at 08:22 in ♒ Aquarius 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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