Tag: the-moon

64 Is the moon only 60 pixels? 2014-05-09T15:14:16.523

61 How does the Earth move in the sky as seen from the Moon? 2014-12-01T19:15:42.050

56 Why is only one side of the Moon visible from Earth? 2013-09-24T19:31:17.000

47 Why is moon light not the same color as sunlight? 2018-06-27T15:10:42.440

36 Can the moon appear to be in any position in the sky? 2017-03-13T16:41:03.553

33 Why doesn't the moon twinkle? 2016-03-09T09:27:18.143

33 Is it possible to achieve a stable "lunarstationary" orbit around the moon? 2017-03-22T12:21:39.960

31 If you lived on the far side of the Moon, how could you infer the existence of Earth? 2017-08-29T11:54:50.547

29 Why does the Moon appear gray when passing between the Sun and the Earth? 2016-07-26T12:38:43.577

22 Can you see man-made lights on the dark side of the Earth from the surface of the moon with the naked eye? 2014-12-02T04:49:39.017

22 Does the Earth have another moon? 2014-12-19T10:42:55.713

21 Can the Moon eclipse Venus? 2018-08-23T14:16:40.443

20 Puzzling quotes from astronauts about earth size 2018-10-28T01:00:04.247

19 Is the moon moving further away from Earth and closer to the Sun? Why? 2013-09-25T14:55:33.303

18 Do other planets in our solar system experience eclipses or is this unique to Earth? 2013-09-26T09:04:21.743

18 What is the distance that the Moon travels during one orbit around the Earth? 2013-11-20T06:37:21.087

17 Is it a coincidence that both the sun and moon look of same size from earth? 2014-04-23T05:30:55.520

16 Why does the Moon stablize Earth's axis? 2013-10-02T20:10:06.110

16 Is there any telescope on Earth that can see the lunar rovers on the moon? 2013-12-10T19:38:52.020

16 Is there any point on earth where the moon stays below the horizon for an extended period of time? 2014-07-15T02:30:44.250

16 Does the moon have days? 2016-09-08T06:40:28.703

15 Why does the Moon seem larger when it is close to the horizon? 2013-09-26T10:55:40.947

15 Have we ever observed a large meteor hit the Moon? 2013-09-28T00:24:01.500

15 Does the Moon have any oxygen in its atmosphere? 2013-09-28T00:32:36.837

15 Why is the Moon receding from the Earth due to tides? Is this typical for other moons? 2013-09-30T18:34:39.193

15 Will Earth lose the Moon before the Sun goes into supernova? 2014-11-18T22:41:21.803

14 If the moon wasn't receding from Earth, what would be the impact on the weather and tides? 2013-09-27T19:25:53.543

14 Is the rotation of the Sun and the rotation/orbit of the Moon around the Earth a coincidence? 2013-12-09T18:34:20.593

14 Can this picture of the moon directly above the sun from the horizon be real? 2017-03-12T11:12:51.310

13 Navigation using moon phases 2013-09-24T20:02:14.600

13 Why does the moon sometimes appear giant and a orange red color near the horizon? 2013-09-26T02:16:10.907

13 What is the current theory for the formation of the Earth's Moon? 2013-09-27T02:07:51.733

13 How can I calculate moon phase and height? 2013-11-12T15:00:33.827

13 Any possibility for life on moons of planets in our Solar System 2014-02-03T11:23:18.097

13 What will a lunar eclipse look like from moon? 2014-04-16T06:10:05.623

13 What if Earth and Moon revolved around each other like Pluto and Charon? 2015-12-07T11:47:12.650

13 Why is the Earth-Moon distance not the same at each perigee/apogee? 2018-01-24T01:35:23.347

12 How do people measure the distance between the Earth and The Moon? 2013-12-08T07:29:52.590

12 Official registry of lunar placenames? 2013-12-10T21:49:54.383

12 Can impact craters on the moon act like giant radio telescopes? 2014-05-04T22:32:09.740

11 How does moonrise/moonset azimuth vary with time? 2013-09-26T13:52:27.527

11 Does the Moon Have Enough Water for Robert Zubrin's Mars settlement Plan To Work? 2013-10-01T19:45:47.330

11 How much of an effect does the moon have on Earth's liquid mantle? 2013-10-23T20:23:33.997

11 Finding the solar noon based on longitude and latitude? 2013-10-27T13:17:53.890

11 Why are most lunar maria on the visible side? 2014-02-26T11:24:32.597

11 During an eclipse, does the size of the moon and sun match perfectly? 2014-09-15T15:01:38.143

11 What is the distance of the Earth's orbit around the Moon? 2018-03-05T07:37:57.100

10 Is there a pattern between the mass of a body and the mass of orbiting objects around it? 2013-12-09T14:23:08.600

10 Why can we sometimes see the moon during the day? 2014-01-10T01:56:22.027

10 Why doesn't the sun pull the moon away from earth? 2015-06-08T17:19:24.517

10 Moon's orbit around the Sun 2015-06-13T15:10:42.493

10 Why does the planet Saturn have numerous (62) moons compared to the rest of the planets in the Solar System? 2016-01-29T14:50:01.063

10 Why do Earth and moon move apart but binary black holes move closer? 2016-02-12T21:50:08.070

9 Does the Moon's magnetic field affect Earth's magnetic field? 2013-10-10T19:33:50.770

9 From which country or area is the new moon visible first? 2013-10-13T14:37:21.977

9 How to calculate the altitude of the Moon? 2013-12-16T15:50:15.717

9 Red Moon a Characteristic of all Total Lunar Eclipses? 2014-04-15T19:37:31.723

9 Any new info about solar flares hitting the Moon added by the LADEE mission? 2014-05-31T05:25:50.120

9 Why can I see the whole moon during various non-full-moon phases? 2014-12-03T15:35:24.523

9 How bright is the full Earth during the lunar midnight? 2014-12-04T11:56:37.180

9 What implications does younger volcanism have on the Moon's thermal evolution? 2014-12-10T05:32:29.033

9 How easy would be to see the Moon from Mars? 2016-09-30T11:36:26.997

8 Why does the darkening of the Moon go from left-to-right during an eclipse? 2014-02-20T06:36:30.733

8 Visibility of Apollo 11 module 2014-08-03T13:30:53.390

8 Is it possible for a person to not see the new moon at different places on earth? 2014-08-08T11:36:59.597

8 How to find Exomoons? 2015-06-30T20:49:22.153

8 How unusual is the solar system? 2016-01-10T06:06:12.530

8 If earth changed its orbit, what would happen to the moon? 2017-01-13T15:50:41.317

8 Why do certain moons have their rotational period equal to their orbital period? 2017-07-06T14:28:49.377

8 How does the Moon look like from different latitudes of the Earth? 2018-01-25T11:09:30.347

8 Why moon sighted only in Kerala but not in rest of India? 2018-06-14T15:35:56.737

7 When we see half moon, why is it always the lower half? 2014-01-27T22:24:05.803

7 How far apart can two people watch the moon simultaneously? 2014-02-24T23:02:50.247

7 Percent-illumination of crescent moon and its naked-eye visibility? 2014-06-26T23:24:09.790

7 What is the angular diameter of Earth as seen from the Moon? 2014-10-21T14:38:27.517

7 Meteorites bring water 2015-01-11T13:19:04.807

7 Where exactly does the Moon flip, given that it appears the other way up in the other hemisphere? 2015-09-20T03:54:02.660

7 Why haven't I seen the Moon? 2016-10-03T13:41:21.100

7 Will the Earth ever be tidally locked to the Moon? 2016-10-20T13:18:26.970

7 Is the moon "perfectly" tidally locked and, if not, how long would it take us to observe it's rotation? 2016-11-30T14:22:57.920

7 How does the sun move over the year in the sky of the Moon? 2016-12-27T17:35:30.050

7 Hypothetically, would we be able to see the moon from Saturn's North Pole? 2018-05-28T02:16:27.747

6 Is lunar elevation at a given location for a given day unimodal? 2013-11-20T02:45:19.133

6 Could something temporarily break the Moon's tidal lock? 2014-01-03T17:26:59.120

6 What distance has the moon been from earth at the closest? 2014-01-21T21:30:54.017

6 What method is used to calculate the 'quality' of a solar/planetary image? 2014-02-17T22:45:47.827

6 Can an amateur astronomer bounce a laser off the moon? 2014-02-26T17:49:05.663

6 A curious relationship between lunar periods and the solar year 2014-03-24T21:11:20.930

6 Red cresent moon 2014-05-06T16:55:45.190

6 Why did the moon abruptly change positions in the sky? 2014-05-17T04:14:50.257

6 moonless night and lunar phase 2014-11-24T04:18:42.303

6 Questions about a fictional binary system, and habitability 2015-01-04T22:13:11.860

6 What mechanism could have formed the Moon's Oceanus Procellarum rift-like gravity anomalies? 2015-03-14T23:11:02.780

6 Why can we see stars but not astronaut on the moon 2015-05-14T03:49:48.840

6 Official Definition of Satellite? 2015-07-14T02:47:25.453

6 If a person were to die on the Moon or Mars, would the body decompose? 2015-10-08T04:05:57.603

6 Was that actually a shooting star during the supermoon eclipse on September 27th 2015? 2015-11-03T07:14:49.997

6 Is there any real chance of getting hit with a meteorite if we build a base on the moon? 2016-01-05T06:20:08.310

6 Does the Sun impose back it's tidal forces onto the Earth (such as the Earth's to the Moon)? 2016-01-26T16:41:43.517