Moon

Photo: NASA Goddard, Moonshot, 2015 The Moon is an astronomical body that orbits planet Earth and is Earth’s only permanent natural satellite. It is the fifth-largest natural satellite in the Solar System. Translating MoonSpanish: Luna Declaration of the Rights of the Moonearthlaws.org.au/moon-declarationWhat is the Declaration on the Rights of the Moon? Photos Embedded Tweets Anniversary: …

Moon Links

Photo: ESA/A.Gerst, Lunar Eclipse Links related to Earth’s moon presented in somewhat random fashion: 2020 QuotesBut why, some say, the moon? Why choose this as our goal? And they may well ask why climb the highest mountain? Why, 35 years ago, fly the Atlantic? Why does Rice play Texas? – President John F. Kennedy, source …

Eclipse

Buzzwords Eclipse = An obscuring of the light from one celestial body by the passage of another between it and the observer or between it and its source of illumination. Headlines 2020 december 14The 1919 Solar Eclipse and General Relativity’s First Major Triumph Elsewhere on the WebEarth SkyHow to watch a total eclipse of the …

Supermoon

Buzzwords Supermoon = the phenomenon whereby the moon appears particularly large in the sky owing to the coincidence of its closest approach to the earth (the perigee) with a full (or new) moon Elsewhere on the Webhttps://www.timeanddate.com/astronomy/moon/super-full-moon.html WikipediaSupermoon Planeta.com