Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 14 August 2035 Tuesday is Waxing Gibbous, 10 days young Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2035 | August 2035

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

Waxing Gibbous 82% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 82% and growing larger. The 10 days young Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 3 days on 10 August 2035 at 21:52.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon is entering ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing first ∠1° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1894".

Sturgeon Moon after 4 days

Next Full Moon is the Sturgeon Moon of August 2035 after 4 days on 19 August 2035 at 01:00.

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 440 / 1393

The Moon is 10 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 440 of Meeus index or 1393 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.37 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 8 hours and 48 minutes. It is 2 hours and 19 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 56 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 2 hours and 13 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠25.6°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠25.6°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠46.4°.

Moon at apogee

Moon is at apogee at 06:09. It is 12 days after previous perigee on 2 August 2035 at 04:06 in ♋ Cancer. Lunar orbit is going to narrow while the Moon is moving towards the Earth over the next 15 days, until point of next perigee on 30 August 2035 at 02:28 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 405 130 km

This apogee Moon is 405 130 km (251 736 mi) away from Earth. It is 278 km further than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 1 579 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.

Moon before descending node

9 days after ascending node on 5 August 2035 at 09:20 in ♍ Virgo. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 5 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 19 August 2035 at 19:18 in ♒ Aquarius.

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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 at southern standstill

At 22:59 the Moon is meeting its standstill point to reach South declination of ∠-18.761°. Over the next 14 days the lunar orbit is going to extend northward to face maximum declination of ∠18.744° at the point of next standstill in ♊ Gemini on 28 August 2035 at 17:25.

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Syzygy in 4 days

In 4 days on 19 August 2035 at 01:00 in ♒ Aquarius the Moon is going to be in a Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and thus forming the next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

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