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The new moon.

At 07:39:42 UT Saturday 11 August 2018
the moon’s phase was

NEW

Time Zone:   

Some factors that go into this equation:

Universal Time is 7.67833333333332 in decimal hours.
The Julian date was 2458341.5001.
The sun’s ecliptic longitude was 138.581870604121 degrees.
Its mean anomaly was 216.9650939463 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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