The Moon is exceptionally large relative to Earth: a quarter its ... It is the largest
moon in the Solar System relative to the size of its ...
Oct 19, 2012 ... The moon is a bit more than one-fourth (27 percent) the size of Earth, a much
smaller ratio (1:4) than any other planets and their moons. Earth's ...
Feb 14, 2013 ... It was difficult for me to fathom the size of the moon, thus inspiring the creation of
this map. For me, this map puts the scale of the moon much ...
Oct 30, 2008 ... There are so many ways to measure the size of the Moon: diameter, volume,
surface area, and mass. Let's look at how big the Moon is in every ...
The Moon has a diameter of 2,159 miles (3,476 kilometers) and is about one-
quarter the size of Earth. The Moon weighs about 80 times less than Earth.
Feb 14, 2013 ... This is a picture created by Redditor boredboarder8 of the moon with a to-scale
United States superimposed over it to give you a concept of its ...
The sun and moon appear the same size in Earth's sky because the sun's
diameter is about 400 times greater - but the sun is also about 400 times farther
Jul 18, 2015 ... It is impossible for the human eye to get a direct measurement of the size of the
Moon, the Sun, or any other celestial body. The main reason is ...
For example a person of 50 kg weighs 50 kg on Earth, 8.3 on the moon, and
1354 ... (for example, the moon and the sun look about the same size to us on
Pluto's moon Charon is over half the size of Pluto itself, leading astronomers to
originally classify the Pluto-Charon system as a "double planet." They were also ...