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Moon Facts - Interesting Facts about the Moon - Space Facts


The Moon (or Luna) is the Earth's only natural satellite and was formed 4.6 billion years ago around some 30–50 million years after the formation of the solar ...

The Moon: 10 Surprising Lunar Facts - Space.com


Jun 21, 2013 ... If you thought you knew all there is to know about the moon, think again. Here are 10 cool facts about Earth's lunar neighbor.

Facts about the Moon for Kids - Primary Homework Help


How long does it take the Moon to orbit the Earth? The Moon takes about 27 days (27 days, 7 hours, 43 minutes, 11.6 seconds) to go all the way around the ...

The Moon - Facts About The Moon For Kids - Planets For Kids


the Moon was probably made 4.5 billion years ago when a large object hit the Earth and blasted out rocks that came together to orbit round the Earth.

Moon: Moon Facts


Jul 11, 2013 ... Between 4.5 and 4.3 billion years ago, a giant object hit the moon near its south pole and formed the South Pole-Aitken Basin, one of the two ...

Moon Facts: 46 Facts about The Moon ←FACTSlides→


Moon Facts: did you know that... A full day on the moon, from one sunrise to the next, lasts about 29.5 Earth days on average?

Interesting Facts About The Moon - Universe Today


Jan 6, 2016 ... Shining like a beacon in Earth's sky is the Moon. We've seen so much of it in our lifetimes that it's easy to take it for granted; even the human ...

Facts About the Moon – Fun & Interesting Information About the ...


1. The Moon is Earth's lone natural satellite. 2. The Moon is the fifth largest satellite in our Solar System. 3. The Moon is a little more tha.

Moon Facts: Interesting Facts about the Moon (or Luna) - The Planets


Moon Facts. At a distance of 384,400 km from the Earth, the Moon is our closest celestial neighbour and only natural satellite. Because of this fact, we have been  ...

10 Cool Facts About the Moon for the 45th Anniversary of Apollo 11


Jul 18, 2014 ... Forty-five years ago, the world watched as the first men walked on the moon after spaceflight Apollo 11 landed on the lunar surface.

The Moon
The moon is Earth's only natural satellite and the only astronomical body other than Earth ever visited by human beings. The moon is the brightest object in the night sky but gives off no light of its own. Instead, it reflects light from the sun. Like Earth and the rest of the solar system, the moon is about 4.6 billion years old... More »
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10 Things You Didn't Know About the Moon - Space.com


Mar 18, 2011 ... Here are 10 surprising facts about the moon, including information about the phases, brightness, temperature and more of Earth's natural ...

Fun Moon Facts for Kids - Interesting Facts about the Earth's Moon


The Moon rotates on its axis in around the same length of time it takes to orbit the Earth. This means that from Earth we only ever see around 60% of its surface ...

Moon Facts


Interesting moon facts and trivia -- bet you didn't know!