Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 7 November 2045 Tuesday is Waning Crescent, 28 days old Moon is in Libra.

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Lunar calendar 2045 | November 2045

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

Waning Crescent 3% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 3% and getting smaller. The 28 days old Moon is in ♎ Libra.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 5 days on 2 November 2045 at 02:09.

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 ♎ Libra

Moon is leaving the last ∠3° of ♎ Libra tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♏ Scorpio later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1924"

Lunar disc appears visually 0.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1924" and ∠1937".

Beaver Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Beaver Moon of November 2045 after 16 days on 24 November 2045 at 11:43.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 566 / 1519

The Moon is 28 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 566 of Meeus index or 1519 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.47 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 11 hours and 12 minutes. It is 2 hours and 40 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 1 hour and 32 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 4 hours and 37 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠34.3°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠34.3°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠58.5°.

Moon after perigee

2 days after point of perigee on 4 November 2045 at 21:44 in ♍ Virgo. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 9 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 16 November 2045 at 23:59 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 372 600 km

The Moon is 372 600 km (231 523 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 9 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 404 209 km (251 164 mi).

Moon after descending node

4 days after descending node on 2 November 2045 at 17:28 in ♌ Leo. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 8 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 16 November 2045 at 00:56 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

18 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

8 days since the previous standstill on 29 October 2045 at 17:40 in ♊ Gemini when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠27.401°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next 4 days to face maximum declination of ∠-27.320° at the point of next southern standstill on 11 November 2045 at 15:22 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 1 day

In 1 day on 8 November 2045 at 21:49 in ♏ Scorpio 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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