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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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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 ...

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The average distance from the Moon to the Earth is 384403 kilometres ... dark side despite the fact that it illuminated by the Sun just as much as the near side).

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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.

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

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Moon-rock ages range from about 3.2 billion years in the maria (dark, low basins) to nearly 4.6 billion years in the terrae (light, rugged highlands).

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

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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 ...

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Facts about the moon:The Moon is 81 times lighter than Earth. ... 30. 12 people set their foot on the Moon, and the interesting part is all are American males.

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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.