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Moon phase on 10 July 2080 Wednesday is Last Quarter, 22 days old Moon is in Aries.

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Lunar calendar 2080 | July 2080

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

Last Quarter 48% illuminated

Last Quarter is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 48% and getting smaller. The 22 days old Moon is in ♈ Aries.

* The exact date and time of this Last Quarter phase is on 10 July 2080 at 06:45 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 ♈ Aries

Moon is passing about ∠22° of ♈ Aries tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1856"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1856" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 21 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2080 after 21 days on 31 July 2080 at 19:13.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 17 July 2080 at 01:21
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 23 July 2080 at 18:40
  • Full Moon in Aquarius ♒ on 31 July 2080 at 19:13
  • Last Quarter in Taurus ♉ on 8 August 2080 at 17:21

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 995 / 1948

The Moon is 22 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving through the last part of current synodic month. This is lunation 995 of Meeus index or 1948 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.28 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 6 hours and 40 minutes. This is the year's shortest synodic month of 2080. It is 12 minutes shorter 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 6 hours and 4 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 5 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠341.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠341.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠357°.

Moon after apogee

6 days after point of apogee on 3 July 2080 at 22:07 in ♑ Capricorn. 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 17 July 2080 at 05:42 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 386 177 km

The Moon is 386 177 km (239 959 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 6 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 357 232 km (221 974 mi).

Moon after ascending node

1 day after ascending node on 9 July 2080 at 07:56 in ♈ Aries. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 11 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 21 July 2080 at 20:09 in ♍ Virgo.

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Draconic month

1 day since the beginning of current draconic month in ♈ Aries, the Moon is navigating from the beginning to the first part of the cycle.

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Moon before northern standstill

9 days since the previous standstill on 1 July 2080 at 08:40 in ♑ Capricorn when the Moon has reached South declination of ∠-28.365°, the lunar orbit is extending northward over the next 4 days to face maximum declination of ∠28.422° at the point of next northern standstill on 15 July 2080 at 11:18 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 6 days

In 6 days on 17 July 2080 at 01:21 in ♋ Cancer 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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