Waxing Crescent on

Moon phase on 26 June 2093 Friday is Waxing Crescent, 2 days young Moon is in Leo.

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Lunar calendar 2093 | June 2093

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

Waxing Crescent 6% illuminated

Waxing Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 6% and growing larger. The 2 days young Moon is in ♌ Leo.

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Moon phase and lunation details

2 days after New Moon

Previous main lunar phase is the New Moon before 2 days on 23 June 2093 at 21:04.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the morning and sets in the evening. It is visible toward the southwest in early evening.

Moon is entering ♌ Leo

Moon is passing first ∠4° of ♌ Leo tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1772"

Lunar disc appears visually 6.3% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1772" and ∠1887".

Buck Moon after 12 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2093 after 12 days on 8 July 2093 at 17:14.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 1 July 2093 at 23:24
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 8 July 2093 at 17:14
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 15 July 2093 at 10:54
  • New Moon in Leo ♌ on 23 July 2093 at 12:36

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 1156 / 2109

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 1156 of Meeus index or 2109 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.65 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 15 hours and 31 minutes. This is the year's longest synodic month of 2093. It is 13 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 longer than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 2 hours and 47 minutes longer than the mean synodic month length. It is 4 hours and 16 minutes shorter compared to 21st century's longest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠167.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠167.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠190.3°.

Moon after apogee

1 day after point of apogee on 25 June 2093 at 06:06 in ♋ Cancer. The lunar orbit is getting narrow, while the Moon is moving towards the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 12 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next perigee on 8 July 2093 at 18:17 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Distance to Moon 404 567 km

The Moon is 404 567 km (251 386 mi) away from Earth and getting closer over the next 12 days until the point perigee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 357 096 km (221 889 mi).

Moon after ascending node

1 day after ascending node on 25 June 2093 at 19:10 in ♋ Cancer. The Moon is located north of the ecliptic over the following 12 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from North to South in descending node on 9 July 2093 at 06:40 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Draconic month

1 day 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 after northern standstill

1 day since the previous standstill on 24 June 2093 at 15:06 in ♋ Cancer when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠21.648°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next 11 days to face maximum declination of ∠-21.641° at the point of next southern standstill on 8 July 2093 at 09:04 in ♑ Capricorn.

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Syzygy in 12 days

In 12 days on 8 July 2093 at 17:14 in ♑ Capricorn the Moon is going to be in a Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and thus forming the next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy alignment.

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