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The new moon.

At 02:39:43 UT Saturday 24 June 2017
the moon’s phase was

NEW

Time Zone:   

Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 2.6786111111111 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2457928.5001.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 92.798676532115 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 169.68740396734 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude was 92.7260255251026 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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