13 October 2009
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Q.Does the moon have gravity? These silly twats here reckon it doesnt
A.The moon's gravity is 1/6 that of Earth's. An object would have to travel at 2.38km/sec to escape moon's gravity & 14st weighs 2st 4lbs 8oz on the moon.
Q.Is the moon a satellite?
A.The moon is a satellite because it orbits the Earth. A satellite is any object that revolves around another object. There are 25,000 man-made satellites.
Q.Can you see the great wall of china from space
A.Earth's manmade structures aren't visible from space/the moon. From low orbit (135 miles): highways, dams, cities & China's Great Wall. Binoculars help.
Q.What is the explanation for aura around the moon
A.The phenomenon of a light circle around the moon is caused when moonlight is refracted through ice crystals in our atmosphere. It's called a moon halo.