Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 26 July 2064 Saturday is Waxing Gibbous, 13 days young Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2064 | July 2064

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

Waxing Gibbous 96% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 96% and growing larger. The 13 days young Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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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 July 2064 at 03:35.

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 ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠13° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1866"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.2% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1866" and ∠1889".

Buck Moon after 1 day

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2064 after 1 day on 28 July 2064 at 07:40.

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 798 / 1751

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 798 of Meeus index or 1751 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.38 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 3 minutes. It is 41 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 3 hours and 41 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 2 hours and 28 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠301.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠301.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠325.7°.

Moon before perigee

8 days after point of perigee on 18 July 2064 at 08:38 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 7 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 2 August 2064 at 22:45 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 384 109 km

The Moon is 384 109 km (238 674 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 7 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 404 778 km (251 517 mi).

Moon before ascending node

10 days after descending node on 16 July 2064 at 00:17 in ♌ Leo. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 2 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 29 July 2064 at 02:05 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

24 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 after southern standstill

1 day since the previous standstill on 25 July 2064 at 00:49 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-27.393°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 13 days to face maximum declination of ∠27.403° at the point of next northern standstill on 8 August 2064 at 13:25 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 1 day

In 1 day on 28 July 2064 at 07:40 in ♒ Aquarius 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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