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The waxing moon.

At 00:01:27 UT Thursday 05 October 2017
the waxing moon’s phase was

99.24% full

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Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 0.0408333333333334 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2458032.49242246.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 191.954358459391 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 271.10075172961 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude was 721.966619140651 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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