Our Natural Satellite: Moon


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Tides Tim & Moby- http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/dl/free/0078685540/160350/00076708.html

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SPRING TIDES OCCUR WHEN SUN MOON AND EARTH ARE IN A LINE; NEAP OCCUR WHEN THEY ARE AT RIGHT ANGLES TO ONE ANOTHER.
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FAR SIDE NEAR SIDE

Far Side
Far Side
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Moon's Sides

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Moon Features Vocabulary: rill, ray, impact basin, cross-cutting relations, terminator, regolith, mare




ECLIPSES (Views from Space)


LUNAR ECLIPSE
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Eclipses are named for what object gets blocked out. Lunar Eclipse: Moon gets obscured by Earth's shadow.



SOLAR ECLIPSE
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Eclipses are named for what object gets blocked out. Solar Eclipse: Sun gets obscured by Moon's shadow, since it is so close to us.



ECLIPSES (Views from Earth)


Time Lapsed Photos of a TOTAL LUNAR Eclipse
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Time Lapsed Photos of TOTAL SOLAR Eclipse
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Time Lapsed Photos of an ANNULAR SOLAR Eclipse
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Moon's Orbital Cycle Around Earth

Virtual Lab: http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/science/virtual_labs/ES22/ES22.html
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Moon's Phases As Seen From Space AND From Earth
Moon's Phases As Seen From Space AND From Earth































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