Earth. Earth is the third planet from the Sun.
It is the densest and fifth-largest of the eight planets in the Solar System. It is also the largest of the Solar System's four terrestrial planets. Earth's Moon. Moon. The Moon is in synchronous rotation with Earth, always showing the same face with its near side marked by dark volcanic maria that fill between the bright ancient crustal highlands and the prominent impact craters.
It is the second-brightest regularly visible celestial object in Earth's sky (after the Sun), as measured by illuminance on the surface of Earth. Although it can appear a very bright white, its surface is actually dark, with a reflectance just slightly higher than that of worn asphalt.
Moon's Orbit. Moon Signs (Astrology) Moon Rise & Set Calculators. Moon - Sun Interaction. Lunar Eclipses. Current Position of the Moon. Geography of the Moon. Moon: Rise, set times, Lunar eclipse dates, Moon phase calendar, Almanac Best Days. The Moon. The Moon I had the ambition to not only go farther than man had gone before, but to go as far as it was possible to go.- Captain Cook Copyright © 1995-2011 by Rosanna L.
Moon Zoo. Waiter, There's Metal in My Moon Water. Waiter, There's Metal in My Moon Water Bring a filter if you plan on drinking water from the moon.
Water ice recently discovered in dust at the bottom of a crater near the moon's south pole is accompanied by metallic elements like mercury, magnesium, calcium, and even a bit of silver. Now you can add sodium to the mix, according to Dr.