Welcome to facts about the Moon

This image that explains the many phases of the moon.


It takes the moon 29.5 days to travel around the Earth once
The Moon is closer to the Sun than the Earth
Eclipse:
  1. A Lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon is directly behind the Earth into its umbra (shadow).
  2. Solar eclipse occurs when the Moon gets between Earth and the sun, and the Moon casts a shadow over the Earth.
  3. You can find more information about the Moon at Moon.

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