Why Does the Moon Look White?

Answer

The moon appears white because there is not sufficient light reflected from it to let the eye pick up the colour. The human eye in fact contains two types of photo-detectors which are: cones and rods.
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The suns reflection on the moon.
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The reason for this is due to the Earth's atmosphere. The gasses are clear & colorless,
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Color is determined by the frequency and intensity of electromagnetic radiation in the visible light spectrum (the light we can see) This energy reaches the optic nerve in our eyes
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Some might tell you that it is because you look at the moon from a different angle in the Southern Hemisphere than you do in the Northern Hemisphere. E.g. Northern Hemisphere. Southern
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