• Moon Phases 2020 – Lunar Calendar - Time and Date

    www.timeanddate.com/moon/phases Lunation New Moon First Quarter Full Moon Third Quarter Duration; 1200 : Jan 2: 11:45 pm: Jan 10: 2:21 pm: Jan 17: 7:58 am: 29d 16h 29m: 1201: Jan 24: 4:42 pm: Feb 1 ...
  • Full Moon Calendar 2020: When to See the Next Full Moon ...

    www.space.com/16830-full-moon-calendar.html The moon shows its full face to Earth about once a month. Well, sort of. Most of the time, the full moon isn't perfectly full. We always see the same side of the moon, but part of it is in shadow ...
  • The Moon | NASA

    www.nasa.gov/moon NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our quest to reveal the unknown and benefit all humankind.
  • Moon | Features, Phases, Surface, Exploration, & Facts ...

    www.britannica.com/place/Moon Moon, Earth’s sole natural satellite and nearest celestial body. Known since prehistoric times, it is the brightest object in the sky after the Sun. Its name in English, like that of Earth, is of Germanic and Old English derivation. Learn more about the Moon in this article.
  • Moon | Definition of Moon by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moon Moon definition is - the earth's natural satellite that shines by the sun's reflected light, revolves about the earth from west to east in about 291/2 days with reference to the sun or about 271/3 days with reference to the stars, and has a diameter of 2160 miles (3475 kilometers), a mean distance from the earth of about 238,900 miles (384,400 kilometers), and a mass about one eightieth that ...
  • Google Moon

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  • Moon Facts: Fun Information About the Earth’s Moon | Space

    www.space.com/55-earths-moon-formation-composition-and-orbit.html The moon is the easiest celestial object to find in the night sky — when it's there. Earth's only natural satellite hovers above us bright and round until it seemingly disappears for a few nights.
  • Sturgeon Moon Is the Full Moon in August

    www.timeanddate.com/astronomy/moon/sturgeon.html The Full Moon in August is called Sturgeon Moon because of the great number of this huge freshwater fish that could once be found in lakes and rivers in North America. Other names for this Full Moon include Grain Moon, Green Corn Moon, Fruit Moon, and Barley Moon, all inspired by various crops that can be harvested in August.
  • Moon - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_moon The Moon is an astronomical body orbiting Earth and is the planet's only natural satellite.It is the fifth-largest satellite in the Solar System, and by far the largest among planetary satellites relative to the size of the planet that it orbits. The Moon is, after Jupiter's satellite Io, the second-densest satellite in the Solar System among those whose densities are known.
  • Overview | Moons – NASA Solar System Exploration

    solarsystem.nasa.gov/moons/overview Planets and asteroids in our solar system orbit the Sun. Moons — also known as natural satellites — orbit planets and asteroids. There are more than 200 moons in our solar system. Most orbit the giant planets — with Saturn and Jupiter leading moon counts — but even smaller worlds like Pluto can have five moons in orbit.. Moons come in many shapes, sizes and types.