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The new moon.

At 11:59:52 UT Wednesday 26 April 2017
the moon’s phase was


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Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 12.0144444444444 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2457869.5001.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 36.462785086665 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 111.91761991738 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude was 36.3668994682543 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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