Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 14 April 2064 Monday is Waning Crescent, 27 days old Moon is in Aries.

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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 5% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 5% and getting smaller. The 27 days old Moon is in ♈ Aries.

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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 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 is entering ♈ Aries

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♈ Aries tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 7.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1912".

Flower Moon after 16 days

Next Full Moon is the Flower Moon of May 2064 after 16 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

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 794 / 1747

The Moon is 27 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 at apogee

Moon is at apogee at 02:09. It is 12 days after previous perigee on 1 April 2064 at 05:29 in ♎ Libra. Lunar orbit is going to narrow while the Moon is moving towards the Earth over the next 15 days, until point of next perigee on 29 April 2064 at 13:49 in ♎ Libra.

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Distance to Moon 406 249 km

This apogee Moon is 406 249 km (252 431 mi) away from Earth. It is 841 km further than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 460 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.

Moon after ascending node

3 days after ascending node on 11 April 2064 at 08:46 in ♒ Aquarius. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 11 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

3 days 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 before northern standstill

7 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 6 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 2 days

In 2 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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