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18678387 y6moonpps

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18678387 y6moonpps

  1. 2. There are nine planets in our solar system: Mercury Mars Jupiter Saturn Neptune Uranus Pluto Venus Earth
  2. 5. Gravity also keeps the moon in orbit around the Earth. The moon orbits the Earth every… … month (28 days)
  3. 8. THE MOON
  4. 10. 1. New Moon <ul><li>The Moon's unilluminated side is facing the Earth. The Moon is not visible (except during a solar eclipse). </li></ul>
  5. 11. 2. Waxing Crescent <ul><li>The Moon appears to be partly but less than one-half illuminated by direct sunlight. The fraction of the Moon's disk that is illuminated is increasing. </li></ul>
  6. 12. 3. First Quarter <ul><li>One-half of the Moon appears to be illuminated by direct sunlight. The fraction of the Moon's disk that is illuminated is increasing. </li></ul>
  7. 13. 4. Waxing Gibbous <ul><li>The Moon appears to be more than one-half but not fully illuminated by direct sunlight. The fraction of the Moon's disk that is illuminated is increasing. </li></ul>
  8. 14. 5. Full Moon <ul><li>The Moon's illuminated side is facing the Earth. The Moon appears to be completely illuminated by direct sunlight </li></ul>
  9. 15. 6. Waning Gibbous <ul><li>The Moon appears to be more than one-half but not fully illuminated by direct sunlight. The fraction of the Moon's disk that is illuminated is decreasing. </li></ul>
  10. 16. 7. Last Quarter <ul><li>One-half of the Moon appears to be illuminated by direct sunlight. The fraction of the Moon's disk that is illuminated is decreasing. </li></ul>
  11. 17. 8. Waning Crescent <ul><li>The Moon appears to be partly but less than one-half illuminated by direct sunlight. The fraction of the Moon's disk that is illuminated is decreasing. </li></ul>
  12. 18. Eclipses 1. A solar eclipse: 2. A lunar eclipse:
  13. 19. Solar systems, galaxies and the Universe OUR SUN is one of millions of stars that orbit the centre of… THE MILKY WAY, which is one of a billion galaxies that orbit AND move away from the centre of… THE UNIVERSE

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