Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 27 June 2045 Tuesday is Waxing Gibbous, 13 days young Moon is in Sagittarius.

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Lunar calendar 2045 | June 2045

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

Waxing Gibbous 97% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 97% and growing larger. The 13 days young Moon is in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 5 days on 21 June 2045 at 18:28.

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 ♐ Sagittarius

Moon is passing about ∠16° of ♐ Sagittarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1816"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1816" and ∠1887".

Strawberry Moon after 1 day

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2045 after 1 day on 29 June 2045 at 07:16.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 29 June 2045 at 07:16
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 7 July 2045 at 11:31
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 14 July 2045 at 10:28
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 21 July 2045 at 01:52

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 562 / 1515

The Moon is 13 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 562 of Meeus index or 1515 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.31 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 7 hours and 24 minutes. It is 13 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 shorter than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 5 hours and 20 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 49 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠328°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠328°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠345.4°.

Moon before perigee

10 days after point of perigee on 17 June 2045 at 02:09 in ♋ Cancer. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 5 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 2 July 2045 at 18:04 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 394 737 km

The Moon is 394 737 km (245 278 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 5 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 405 608 km (252 033 mi).

Moon before ascending node

8 days after descending node on 19 June 2045 at 04:27 in ♌ Leo. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 5 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 3 July 2045 at 02:35 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

21 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is navigating from the second to the final part of the cycle.

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Moon before southern standstill

12 days since the previous standstill on 15 June 2045 at 03:12 in ♊ Gemini when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠27.696°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next day to face maximum declination of ∠-27.699° at the point of next southern standstill on 28 June 2045 at 04:19 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 1 day

In 1 day on 29 June 2045 at 07:16 in ♑ Capricorn 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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