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The waxing moon.

At 05:04:30 UT Friday 23 March 2018
the waxing moon’s phase is

33.89% full

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Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 5.09166666666667 in decimal hours.
The Julian date is 2458200.83891596.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude is 2.52350556771898 degrees.
Its mean anomaly is 77.8825858141 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude is 2953.72937022555 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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