Waning Crescent on

Moon phase on 21 February 2093 Saturday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Capricorn.

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Lunar calendar 2093 | February 2093

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

Waning Crescent 22% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 22% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♑ Capricorn.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 2 days on 18 February 2093 at 21:32.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises after midnight to early morning and sets in the afternoon. It is visible in the early morning low to the east.

Moon in ♑ Capricorn

Moon is passing about ∠8° of ♑ Capricorn tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1973"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.7% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1973" and ∠1939".

Worm Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Worm Moon of March 2093 after 19 days on 13 March 2093 at 04:06.

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 1151 / 2104

The Moon is 25 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1151 of Meeus index or 2104 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.49 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 11 hours and 43 minutes. It is 29 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 1 hour and 1 minute shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 5 hours and 8 minutes longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠22.9°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠22.9°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠43.9°.

Moon before apogee

14 days after point of apogee on 6 February 2093 at 19:24 in ♊ Gemini. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next day, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 22 February 2093 at 20:31 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 363 367 km

The Moon is 363 367 km (225 786 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next day until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 365 184 km (226 915 mi).

Moon before descending node

11 days after ascending node on 9 February 2093 at 23:58 in ♋ Cancer. 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 23 February 2093 at 08:08 in ♒ Aquarius.

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Draconic month

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

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Moon at southern standstill

At 17:26 the Moon is meeting its standstill point to reach South declination of ∠-20.882°. Over the next 13 days the lunar orbit is going to extend northward to face maximum declination of ∠20.943° at the point of next standstill in ♋ Cancer on 7 March 2093 at 08:10.

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Syzygy in 4 days

In 4 days on 25 February 2093 at 15:05 in ♓ Pisces 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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