Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 11 February 2037 Wednesday is Waning Crescent, 26 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2037 | February 2037

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

Waning Crescent 12% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 12% and getting smaller. The 26 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

4 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 4 days on 7 February 2037 at 05:43.

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 ∠13° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1805"

Lunar disc appears visually 7.4% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1805" and ∠1944".

Worm Moon after 18 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2037 after 18 days on 2 March 2037 at 00:28.

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 458 / 1411

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 458 of Meeus index or 1411 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.81 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 19 hours and 20 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2037. It is 38 minutes longer 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 6 hours and 36 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 27 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠146.7°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠146.7°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠173.2°.

Moon before perigee

10 days after point of perigee on 1 February 2037 at 06:58 in ♌ Leo. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 4 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 15 February 2037 at 23:45 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 397 131 km

The Moon is 397 131 km (246 766 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 4 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 406 539 km (252 612 mi).

Moon before descending node

11 days after ascending node on 31 January 2037 at 07:43 in ♌ Leo. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 2 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 13 February 2037 at 14:49 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

11 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♌ Leo, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.

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Moon at southern standstill

At 08:55 the Moon is meeting its standstill point to reach South declination of ∠-20.580°. This is the year's southernmost lunar standstill of 2037. Over the next 14 days the lunar orbit is going to extend northward to face maximum declination of ∠20.631° at the point of next standstill in ♋ Cancer on 25 February 2037 at 22:25.

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Syzygy in 3 days

In 3 days on 15 February 2037 at 04:54 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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