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Moon phase on 31 August 2067 Wednesday is Last Quarter, 22 days old Moon is in Gemini.

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Lunar calendar 2067 | August 2067

Last Quarter phase
Last Quarter phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Last Quarter 51% illuminated

Last Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 51% and getting smaller. The 22 days old Moon is in ♊ Gemini.

* The exact date and time of this Last Quarter phase is on 31 August 2067 at 14:04 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at midnight and sets at noon. It is visible to the south in the morning.

Moon in ♊ Gemini

Moon is passing about ∠7° of ♊ Gemini tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1834"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.6% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1834" and ∠1901".

Harvest Moon after 22 days

Next Full Moon is the Harvest Moon of September 2067 after 22 days on 23 September 2067 at 00:54.

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 836 / 1789

The Moon is 22 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 836 of Meeus index or 1789 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.65 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 32 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2067. It is 13 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 2 hours and 48 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 4 hours and 15 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠183°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠183°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠207.1°.

Moon before perigee

7 days after point of perigee on 24 August 2067 at 03:23 in ♒ Aquarius. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 5 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 5 September 2067 at 23:25 in ♌ Leo.

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Distance to Moon 390 876 km

The Moon is 390 876 km (242 879 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 5 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 406 157 km (252 374 mi).

Moon before descending node

11 days after ascending node on 19 August 2067 at 17:42 in ♐ Sagittarius. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following day, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 1 September 2067 at 06:54 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

11 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.

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Moon before northern standstill

11 days since the previous standstill on 19 August 2067 at 18:29 in ♐ Sagittarius when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-22.875°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next day to face maximum declination of ∠22.778° at the point of next northern standstill on 1 September 2067 at 09:55 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 8 days

In 8 days on 8 September 2067 at 18:09 in ♍ Virgo 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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