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AstronomyAstronomy: The scientific study of the Galaxies, Stars, Nebulae, Solar Systems and the Universe. It deals with a celestial objects relationship to the Earth, size, position, composition, motion, evolution and energy. Astronomers use telescopes, satellites, computers, space stations and observatories to study the universe.
A celestial body that revolves around a planet.
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Little Known Facts:
1."We see slightly more than half of the moon from Earth" Read More
2. "The Earth, seen from the moon, also goes through phases" Read More
3. "The moon has its own time zone" Read More
4. " is estimated that there's 181,437 kilograms (aboout 400.000 Lbs) of man materials lying around the moon" Read More  Listverse
5. "On average, the moon is 238,750 miles (384,400 km) from Earth, or about 30 Earth widths away'' Read More Random Facts .
6.''Most scientists believe the moon formed as a result of a “Giant Impact,” or “Giant Whack.” According to this theory, a Mars-sized planet struck a glancing blow to early Earth. The impact “splashed off” rocks and debris into space, forming a huge ring around Earth that later clumped together to form the moon"  Read More Random Facts.
7.''When the moon formed 4.6 billion years ago, it was 14,000 miles (22,530 km) from Earth. Now it’s more than 280,000 miles (450,000 km) away. The moon looked three times larger when it was closer to Earth" Read More Random Facts.
8.''Because the moon has no atmosphere, its temperature ranges from less than -200° F to more than 200° F" Read More Random Facts.
9.''The moon’s diameter is 2,159 miles (3,475 km), roughly four times smaller than Earth’s, which is 7,926 miles (12,756 km)"Read More Random Facts.
10.''Approximately 49 moons could fit into Earth." Read More Random Facts.