Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 22 October 2064 Wednesday is Waxing Gibbous, 12 days young Moon is in Pisces.

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Lunar calendar 2064 | October 2064

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

Waxing Gibbous 93% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 93% and growing larger. The 12 days young Moon is in ♓ Pisces.

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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 17 October 2064 at 04:22.

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 ♓ Pisces

Moon is leaving the last ∠1° of ♓ Pisces tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♈ Aries later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1774"

Lunar disc appears visually 8.4% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1774" and ∠1929".

Hunter Moon after 2 days

Next Full Moon is the Hunter Moon of October 2064 after 2 days on 25 October 2064 at 07:06.

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 801 / 1754

The Moon is 12 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 801 of Meeus index or 1754 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.38 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 9 hours and 11 minutes. It is 1 hour and 33 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 3 hours and 33 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 2 hours and 36 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠359.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠359.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠14.9°.

Moon before perigee

12 days after point of perigee on 10 October 2064 at 11:14 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 24 October 2064 at 01:15 in ♈ Aries.

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Distance to Moon 404 112 km

The Moon is 404 112 km (251 104 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next day until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 406 377 km (252 511 mi).

Moon after ascending node

3 days after ascending node on 18 October 2064 at 15:14 in ♒ Aquarius. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 10 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 2 November 2064 at 05:22 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 14 October 2064 at 19:52 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-27.067°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 6 days to face maximum declination of ∠26.938° at the point of next northern standstill on 29 October 2064 at 10:35 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 2 days

In 2 days on 25 October 2064 at 07:06 in ♉ Taurus 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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