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The waxing moon.

At 20:09:25 UT Tuesday 09 October 2018
the waxing moon’s phase was

0.62% full

Time Zone:   

Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 20.1736111111111 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2458400.50619252.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 196.493948563317 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 275.6314520359 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.)

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