Why Aren't There Lunar and Solar Eclipses Every Month?


There aren't lunar and solar eclipses every month because of the Earth's orbit compared to that of the moon. The two are always tilted to some degree. This makes it difficult for the Earth, moon and sun to line up perfectly.
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The Moon is tilted by about five degrees with respect to the Earth's orbit so the shadows usually miss each other.Dylan Wilson.
An eclipse is an astronomical event that occurs when an
Lunar eclipse - the earth comes between the sun and the moon. Solar eclipse - the moon comes between the sun and the earth. They do not occur every month because the moon orbits the
The reason for why we don't have solar and lunar eclipses every month is because the Earth and moon's orbit, or revolution, is always tilted 5 degrees in some direction, meaning up
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