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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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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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Check out our amazing space and astronomy facts for kids. Learn about different space objects and enjoy a range of cool trivia. Interesting facts about the Moon ...

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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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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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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 able to gain ...

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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 ...

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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 ...