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At 16:35:04 UT Wednesday 06 March 2019
the moon’s phase was
is 16.6011111111111 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2458548.5001.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 345.809818852223 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 61.3605430654 degrees.
The moon’s mean longitude was 318.351648 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.)