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Moon phase on 23 June 2070 Monday is Full Moon, 14 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2070 | June 2070

Full Moon phase
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Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Full Moon 100% illuminated

Full Moon is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 100%. The 14 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

* The exact date and time of this Full Moon phase is on 23 June 2070 at 16:57 UTC.

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Moon phase and lunation details

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises at sunset and sets at sunrise. It is visible all night and it is high in the sky around midnight.

Moon is entering ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing first ∠0° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1773"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1773" and ∠1888".

It is Strawberry Moon

The Full Moon this days is the Strawberry of June 2070.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 1 July 2070 at 10:33
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 8 July 2070 at 01:14
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 15 July 2070 at 03:26
  • Full Moon in Aquarius ♒ on 23 July 2070 at 07:02

Spring tide

There is high Full Moon ocean tide on this date. Combined Sun and Moon gravitational tidal force working on Earth is strong, because of the Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

Lunation 871 / 1824

The Moon is 14 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 871 of Meeus index or 1824 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.28 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 6 hours and 50 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2070. It is 47 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 5 hours and 54 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 15 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠5.3°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠5.3°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠21.1°.

Moon after apogee

1 day after point of apogee on 21 June 2070 at 14:15 in ♐ Sagittarius. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 13 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 6 July 2070 at 18:57 in ♊ Gemini.

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Distance to Moon 404 223 km

The Moon is 404 223 km (251 173 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 13 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 359 714 km (223 516 mi).

Moon after ascending node

5 days after ascending node on 17 June 2070 at 21:35 in ♎ Libra. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 8 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 2 July 2070 at 07:45 in ♈ Aries.

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Draconic month

5 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♎ Libra, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.

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Moon at southern standstill

At 00:15 the Moon is meeting its standstill point to reach South declination of ∠-18.860°. Over the next 13 days the lunar orbit is going to extend northward to face maximum declination of ∠18.816° at the point of next standstill in ♊ Gemini on 6 July 2070 at 14:51.

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Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy

The Moon is in a Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and thus forming Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

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