Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 12 April 2064 Saturday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2064 | April 2064

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

Waning Crescent 16% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 16% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 3 days on 8 April 2064 at 14:25.

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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is passing about ∠7° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1775"

Lunar disc appears visually 7.5% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1775" and ∠1913".

Flower Moon after 18 days

Next Full Moon is the Flower Moon of May 2064 after 18 days on 1 May 2064 at 02:08.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Aries ♈ on 16 April 2064 at 19:02
  • First Quarter in Leo ♌ on 24 April 2064 at 11:17
  • Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ on 1 May 2064 at 02:08
  • Last Quarter in Aquarius ♒ on 8 May 2064 at 06:16

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 794 / 1747

The Moon is 25 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 794 of Meeus index or 1747 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.72 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 17 hours and 17 minutes. It is 2 hours and 24 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 longer than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 4 hours and 33 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 2 hours and 30 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠181.6°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠181.6°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠206.1°.

Moon before perigee

11 days after point of perigee on 1 April 2064 at 05:29 in ♎ Libra. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next day, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 14 April 2064 at 02:09 in ♓ Pisces.

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Distance to Moon 403 817 km

The Moon is 403 817 km (250 920 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next day until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 406 249 km (252 431 mi).

Moon after ascending node

1 day after ascending node on 11 April 2064 at 08:46 in ♒ Aquarius. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 13 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 25 April 2064 at 16:11 in ♌ Leo.

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Draconic month

1 day since the beginning of current draconic month in ♒ Aquarius, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.

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Moon after southern standstill

5 days since the previous standstill on 6 April 2064 at 15:48 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-27.645°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 8 days to face maximum declination of ∠27.520° at the point of next northern standstill on 21 April 2064 at 08:45 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 4 days

In 4 days on 16 April 2064 at 19:02 in ♈ Aries 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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