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The waxing moon.

At 19:48:59 UT Monday 05 December 2016
the waxing moon’s phase is

33.96% full

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Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 19.8330555555556 in decimal hours.
The Julian date is 2457727.83956325.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude is 254.15427956243 degrees.
Its mean anomaly is 332.27679503434 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude is 325.438519560374 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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