Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 11 October 2035 Thursday is Waxing Gibbous, 9 days young Moon is in Aquarius.

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Lunar calendar 2035 | October 2035

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

Waxing Gibbous 69% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 69% and growing larger. The 9 days young Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 2 days on 9 October 2035 at 09:49.

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 in ♒ Aquarius

Moon is passing about ∠11° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1784"

Lunar disc appears visually 7.5% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1784" and ∠1922".

Hunter Moon after 5 days

Next Full Moon is the Hunter Moon of October 2035 after 5 days on 17 October 2035 at 02:35.

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 442 / 1395

The Moon is 9 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 442 of Meeus index or 1395 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.58 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 52 minutes. It is 2 hours and 47 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 longer than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 1 hour and 8 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 5 hours and 55 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠75°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠75°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠110.7°.

Moon after apogee

2 days after point of apogee on 8 October 2035 at 19:01 in ♑ Capricorn. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 9 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 20 October 2035 at 19:38 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 401 862 km

The Moon is 401 862 km (249 705 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 9 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 367 444 km (228 319 mi).

Moon before descending node

12 days after ascending node on 29 September 2035 at 03:21 in ♍ Virgo. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following day, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 13 October 2035 at 10:19 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

12 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

2 days since the previous standstill on 8 October 2035 at 14:46 in ♑ Capricorn when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-18.877°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 10 days to face maximum declination of ∠18.978° at the point of next northern standstill on 22 October 2035 at 04:59 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 5 days

In 5 days on 17 October 2035 at 02:35 in ♈ Aries 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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