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Our Moon

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Sasha Garcia

on 28 April 2010

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Double click anywhere & add an idea OUR MOON
How long will it take you to
the Moon???

Why do Lunar Eclipse happen???
Lunar Eclise only accur
when there is a full moon
and the sun are on the oppsite sides of the earth
and all three exist in a straight line
The closest 221,467 miles
(356,400 km)
Furthest 252,723 miles
How BIG is the MOON??
Atmosphere:??? Name: Moon
Age: 4.5 billion years old
Mass: 73'490'000'000'000'000 million kg
Shape: Egg-shaped
Family: Member of our solar system, satellite of earth
Active Relationships: Orbits around the earth
Distance from earth: 384'467 km (~364 397 km at perigee,
~406 731 km at apogee)
Traveling by car:
Traveling by rocket:
Traveling by light speed:
130 days
13 hours
1.52 sec

Driving around by car: 3476 km (1/4 of the Earth's)
4 days
Gravity acceleration: 1.62m/sec2 (1/6 of Earth's)
Revolution period: 27.3217 days
Mean Synodic period
(new moon to new moon): 29.530588861 days
Mean orbital velocity: 1'023 km/sec Interesting Facts about the Moon

Our Citation Works Cited

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