How Long Does It Take for the Moon to Go Round the Earth?


The Moon orbits around the Earth once in approximately 27.3 days. The moon is about 384,000 km from Earth on average. At its closest approach, the moon is 356,410 km from the Earth. At its farthest approach, the moon is 406,700 km from the Earth.
Q&A Related to "How Long Does It Take for the Moon to Go Round..."
Gravitational Pull :
When a moon or planet get above a certain size the rocks they are made of cannot support their own weight and collapse, in open space under its own gravity the shape with least stress
The moon DOES go around the sun. If you trace its path (using astronomy software for example) you will see that the moon's path is a "wavy circle" around the sun, which
All planets are round because of gravity.When the solar system was
Explore this Topic
To get the time it takes for light from the moon to reach the earth you will have to know that the speed of light in vacuum is 300,000 km/s. The distance of the ...
The moon is round because its gravity, though smaller than the earth's tries to pull its materials towards, its core, the centre. This gives the moon a spherical ...
On average it takes 27.322 days. for the Moon to complete one orbit around Earth. However, the number of days between Full Moons is about 29.5306 days as the Moon ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014