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The full moon.

At 06:16:52 UT Wednesday 06 September 2017
the moon’s phase was

FULL

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Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 6.29777777777777 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2458003.4999907.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 163.839380446219 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 242.77394259232 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude was 343.489936000658 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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