Crescent ♋ Cancer
Moon phase on 5 June 2084 Monday is Waxing Crescent, 2 days young Moon is in Cancer.Share this page: twitter facebook linkedin
Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 2 days on 3 June 2084 at 10:13.
Moon rises in the morning and sets in the evening. It is visible toward the southwest in early evening.
Moon is passing about ∠8° of ♋ Cancer tropical zodiac sector.
Lunar disc appears visually 6.7% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1768" and ∠1891".
Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2084 after 12 days on 18 June 2084 at 10:00.
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.
The Moon is 2 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the beginning to the first part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1044 of Meeus index or 1997 from Brown series.
Length of current 1044 lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 25 minutes. It is 1 minute shorter than next lunation 1045 length.
Length of current synodic month is 2 hours and 41 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 4 hours and 22 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.
This lunation true anomaly is ∠157°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠180.4°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep decreasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).
Moon is reaching point of apogee on this date at 20:10, this is 15 days after last perigee on 21 May 2084 at 12:03 in ♐ Sagittarius. Lunar orbit is starting to get closer, while the Moon is moving inward the Earth for 13 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next perigee on 18 June 2084 at 20:15 in ♐ Sagittarius.
This apogee Moon is 406 150 km (252 370 mi) away from Earth. It is 742 km farther than the mean apogee distance, but it is still 559 km closer than the farthest apogee of 21st century.
12 days after its ascending node on 23 May 2084 at 12:47 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next day, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 6 June 2084 at 12:27 in ♋ Cancer.
12 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.
1 day after previous North standstill on 3 June 2084 at 23:20 in ♊ Gemini, when Moon has reached northern declination of ∠25.616°. Next 12 days the lunar orbit moves southward to face South declination of ∠-25.635° in the next southern standstill on 17 June 2084 at 21:43 in ♐ Sagittarius.
After 12 days on 18 June 2084 at 10:00 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.