Waning Gibbous on

Moon phase on 25 December 2067 Sunday is Waning Gibbous, 19 days old Moon is in Leo.

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Lunar calendar 2067 | December 2067

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

Waning Gibbous 79% illuminated

Waning Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 79% and getting smaller. The 19 days old Moon is in ♌ Leo.

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Moon phase and lunation details

4 days after Full Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the Full Moon before 4 days on 20 December 2067 at 15:41.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the evening and sets in the morning. It is visible to the southwest and it is high in the sky after midnight.

Moon in ♌ Leo

Moon is leaving the last ∠2° of ♌ Leo tropical zodiac sector and will enter ♍ Virgo later.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1768"

Lunar disc appears visually 9.9% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1951".

Cold Moon before 4 days

Next Full Moon is the Wolf Moon of January 2068 after 24 days on 19 January 2068 at 09:45.

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 840 / 1793

The Moon is 19 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the middle to the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 840 of Meeus index or 1793 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.52 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 33 minutes. It is 1 hour and 27 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 11 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 5 hours and 58 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠307.7°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠307.7°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠331.1°.

Moon at apogee

Moon is at apogee at 23:56. It is 8 days after previous perigee on 17 December 2067 at 18:55 in ♉ Taurus. Lunar orbit is going to narrow while the Moon is moving towards the Earth over the next 12 days, until point of next perigee on 6 January 2068 at 20:29 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Distance to Moon 405 164 km

This apogee Moon is 405 164 km (251 757 mi) away from Earth. It is 244 km further than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 1 545 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.

Moon after descending node

6 days after descending node on 19 December 2067 at 07:06 in ♊ Gemini. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 8 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 2 January 2068 at 18:49 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon after northern standstill

5 days since the previous standstill on 19 December 2067 at 19:23 in ♊ Gemini when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠22.286°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next 8 days to face maximum declination of ∠-22.264° at the point of next southern standstill on 3 January 2068 at 06:48 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 10 days

In 10 days on 5 January 2068 at 02:38 in ♑ Capricorn 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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