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The new moon.

At 11:59:52 UT Tuesday 28 March 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 2457840.50203824.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 8.00448959065801 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 83.33384658217 degrees.
The moon’s true longitude was 13.1797002303291 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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