Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 20 June 2100 Sunday is Waxing Gibbous, 13 days young Moon is in Sagittarius.

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Lunar calendar 2100 | June 2100

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

Waxing Gibbous 97% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 97% and growing larger. The 13 days young Moon is in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

5 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 5 days on 15 June 2100 at 09:41.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♐ Sagittarius

Moon is passing about ∠8° of ♐ Sagittarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1952"

Lunar disc appears visually 3.3% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1952" and ∠1888".

Strawberry Moon after 1 day

Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Moon of June 2100 after 1 day on 22 June 2100 at 01:11.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 22 June 2100 at 01:11
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 29 June 2100 at 11:52
  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 7 July 2100 at 12:06
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 14 July 2100 at 14:43

Moderate tide

There is medium ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at very acute angle, so their combined tidal force is moderate.

Lunation 1242 / 2195

The Moon is 13 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1242 of Meeus index or 2195 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.52 days

The length of the lunation is 29 days, 12 hours and 35 minutes. It is 1 hour and 40 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 shorter than mean

The length of the current synodic month is 9 minutes shorter than the mean synodic month length. It is 6 hours longer compared to 21st century's shortest synodic month length.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠227.5°

At the beginning of the lunation cycle the true anomaly is ∠227.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month the true anomaly is going to be ∠261°.

Moon after perigee

1 day after point of perigee on 19 June 2100 at 12:17 in ♏ Scorpio. The lunar orbit is getting widen, while the Moon is moving away from the Earth. It will keep this direction over the next 10 days, until the Moon reaches the point of next apogee on 1 July 2100 at 09:51 in ♉ Taurus.

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Distance to Moon 367 132 km

The Moon is 367 132 km (228 125 mi) away from Earth and getting further over the next 10 days until the point apogee when Earth-Moon distance is going to be 404 573 km (251 390 mi).

Moon after descending node

6 days after descending node on 14 June 2100 at 11:14 in ♍ Virgo. The Moon is located south of the ecliptic over the following 6 days, until the lunar orbit crosses from South to North in ascending node on 27 June 2100 at 05:37 in ♓ Pisces.

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Draconic month

20 days since the beginning of current draconic month in ♓ Pisces, the Moon is navigating from the second to the final part of the cycle.

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Moon before southern standstill

11 days since the previous standstill on 8 June 2100 at 18:51 in ♊ Gemini when the Moon has reached North declination of ∠28.177°, the lunar orbit is extending southward over the next day to face maximum declination of ∠-28.185° at the point of next southern standstill on 21 June 2100 at 19:11 in ♐ Sagittarius.

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Syzygy in 1 day

In 1 day on 22 June 2100 at 01:11 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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