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The waxing moon.

At 05:06:09 UT Friday 23 March 2018
the waxing moon’s phase was

33.90% full

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Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 5.11916666666666 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2458200.83903884.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 2.52464287936402 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 77.8837152016 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude was 2953.74538025147 degrees.

These calculations incorporate the switch to the English New Style (N.S.)—i.e., Gregorian— calendar after Wednesday, 02 September 1752; the next day became Thursday, 14 September, skipping eleven days. (Please also note that, while fairly accurate, these calculations remain a bit buggy.)

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