Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 8 August 2064 Friday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Gemini.

Share this page: twitter facebook linkedin

Moon phase for

Lunar calendar 2064 | August 2064

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

Waning Crescent 21% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 21% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

Previous date | Moon Today | Next date

Moon phases for next 7 days

7 days ago | 7 days after

Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 3 days on 5 August 2064 at 09:41.

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 ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠22° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1837"

Lunar disc appears visually 3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1837" and ∠1893".

Sturgeon Moon after 18 days

Next Full Moon is the Sturgeon Moon of August 2064 after 18 days on 26 August 2064 at 21:35.

Upcoming main Moon phases

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 798 / 1751

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 798 of Meeus index or 1751 from Brown series.

PreviousCurrent lunationNext

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 after apogee

5 days after point of apogee on 2 August 2064 at 22:45 in ♈ Aries. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 6 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 14 August 2064 at 20:26 in ♍ Virgo.

Previous apogeeNext perigee

Distance to Moon 390 262 km

The Moon is 390 262 km (242 498 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 6 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 362 724 km (225 386 mi).

Moon before descending node

10 days after ascending node on 29 July 2064 at 02:05 in ♒ Aquarius. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 3 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 12 August 2064 at 09:26 in ♌ Leo.

Previous nodeNext node

Draconic month

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

PreviousCurrent draconic monthNext

Moon at northern standstill

At 13:25 the Moon is meeting its standstill point to reach North declination of ∠27.403°. Over the next 12 days the lunar orbit is going to extend southward to face maximum declination of ∠-27.397° at the point of next standstill in ♐ Sagittarius on 21 August 2064 at 06:25.

Previous standstillNext standstill

Syzygy in 4 days

In 4 days on 12 August 2064 at 17:49 in ♌ Leo 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.

Previous syzygyNext syzygy

Share this page: twitter facebook linkedin
Back to: Top of page