Moon Links

Photo: ESA/A.Gerst, Lunar Eclipse Links related to Earth’s moon presented in somewhat random fashion: 2020 Quotes But why, some say, the moon? Why choose this as our goal? And they may well ask why climb the highest mountain? Why, 35 years ago, fly the Atlantic? Why does Rice play Texas? – President John F. Kennedy, …

Lunar New Year

Poster Lunar New Year = the beginning of a year whose months are coordinated by the cycles of the moon Recommended Listening Songs for the Lunar New Year Headlines How Lunar New Year became a shopping holiday for Western brands – Vox Videos Embedded Tweets Happy #LunarNewYear, and good luck to all the Pai Gow …

Moon

Photo: NASA Goddard, Moonshot, 2015 The Moon is an astronomical body that orbits planet Earth and is Earth’s only permanent natural satellite. It is the fifth-largest natural satellite in the Solar System. Translating Moon Spanish: Luna Anniversary: July 20, 1969 July 20 and looking up at the moon Photos Embedded Tweets China’s Chang’e-4 lands on …

Super Blood Wolf Moon

Photo: Martin Heigan, Super Blood Moon Super Blood Wolf Moon = Supermoon in the month of January Embedded Tweets Super Blood Wolf Moon?! 🐺🌑1st full moon in Jan while the moon is closest to Earth in orbit WHILE it's being eclipsed, so it appears red!Totality: 8:41pmPST/9:41pmMST tomorrow.Vegas: Party CloudySE CA & NW AZ: Mostly Cloudy#LunarEclipse …

Eclipse

Buzzwords Eclipse = An obscuring of the light from one celestial body by the passage of another between it and the observer or between it and its source of illumination. Headlines The 1919 Solar Eclipse and General Relativity’s First Major Triumph Elsewhere on the Web Earth Sky How to watch a total eclipse of the …

Supermoon

Buzzwords Supermoon = the phenomenon whereby the moon appears particularly large in the sky owing to the coincidence of its closest approach to the earth (the perigee) with a full (or new) moon Elsewhere on the Web https://www.timeanddate.com/astronomy/moon/super-full-moon.html Wikipedia Supermoon Planeta.com Moon Moon Links