Why do people weigh less on the moon?

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We weigh less on the moon because it is much smaller than the earth. Consequently, the force of gravity on the moon is only approximately one sixth as powerful as gravity on earth. Gravity is what keeps us on the earth's or moon's surface.
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Because there is no gravity to secure you to the earth your weight is lower.
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The reason that you would weigh less on the moon is that the moon's gravitational
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the gravity is much less. with lesser density in gravity, the less density in all things that have weight. i'm told you can almost fly, if you didn't have those heavy shoes that come
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One possible reason is if it is a hot bath/shower and you are in it for awhile, you will lose some water weight due to perspiration.
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