Waxing Crescent on

Moon phase on 3 June 2041 Monday is Waxing Crescent, 4 days young Moon is in Leo.

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Lunar calendar 2041 | June 2041

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

Waxing Crescent 20% illuminated

Waxing Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 20% and growing larger. The 4 days young Moon is in ♌ Leo.

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Moon phase and lunation details

4 days after New Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 4 days on 29 May 2041 at 22:56.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the morning and sets in the evening. It is visible toward the southwest in early evening.

Moon in ♌ Leo

Moon is passing about ∠6° of ♌ Leo tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1776"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1776" and ∠1891".

Strawberry Moon after 10 days

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2041 after 10 days on 14 June 2041 at 10:59.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Virgo ♍ on 6 June 2041 at 21:40
  • Full Moon in Sagittarius ♐ on 14 June 2041 at 10:59
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 21 June 2041 at 03:12
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 28 June 2041 at 11:17

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 512 / 1465

The Moon is 4 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the beginning to the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 512 of Meeus index or 1465 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.51 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 21 minutes. It is 1 hour and 24 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 23 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 5 hours and 46 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠88.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠88.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠123.4°.

Moon before perigee

12 days after point of perigee on 22 May 2041 at 01:18 in ♒ Aquarius. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 2 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 5 June 2041 at 13:34 in ♌ Leo.

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Distance to Moon 403 591 km

The Moon is 403 591 km (250 780 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 2 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 404 429 km (251 301 mi).

Moon after ascending node

6 days after ascending node on 28 May 2041 at 04:17 in ♉ Taurus. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 8 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 11 June 2041 at 14:42 in ♏ Scorpio.

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Draconic month

6 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♉ Taurus, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.

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Moon after northern standstill

2 days since the previous standstill on 1 June 2041 at 03:42 in ♋ Cancer when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠27.334°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next 11 days to face maximum declination of ∠-27.308° at the point of next southern standstill on 15 June 2041 at 09:11 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 10 days

In 10 days on 14 June 2041 at 10:59 in ♐ Sagittarius 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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