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The full moon.

At 16:27:35 UT Thursday 05 October 2017
the moon’s phase was

FULL

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Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 16.4763888888889 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2458032.49989804.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 192.629910665721 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 271.77573764143 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude was 731.472786521532 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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