Tides are the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the combined effects of the
gravitational forces exerted by the Moon and the Sun and the rotation of the Earth
Explains with graphs and pictures how the moon affects oceans. Includes the
differences between lunar, spring, neap, high, and low tides.
What causes the ocean's tides? Read this article and find out how the moon
affects the tides.
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Feb 21, 2014 ... We all have heard that the Moon is the main cause of tides, and that tides come
from gravity. So why doesn't the Sun cause greater tides?
Tides are periodic rises and falls of large bodies of water. Tides are caused by
the gravitational interaction between the Earth and the Moon. The gravitational ...
Tides are really all about gravity, and when we're talking about the daily tides, it's
the moon's gravity that's causing them. As Earth rotates, the moon's gravity ...
The moon is a major influence on the Earth's tides, but the sun also generates
considerable tidal forces. Solar tides are about half as large as lunar tides and
Boatsafe Kids answer concerns to water safety during low and high tides.
Aug 31, 2015 ... That explains one of the daily high tides. But each spot on Earth only becomes
this close to the moon once a day, of course, so the other daily ...
The Earth experiences two high tides per day because of the difference in the
Moon's gravitational field at the Earth's surface and at its center. You could say