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Tag: Moon

Earth-rise

Earth rising over the moon as captured by the Japanese Kaguya probe.

Earth-rise

Moon and Jupiter

Gorgeous, stunning photo of the Moon with Jupiter and the Galilean moons.

Astronomy Picture of the Day – 2019 October 5

The rotating moon

Stitched together are images of the entire moon as taken by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter. The two sides of our space neighbor are quite different in appearance thanks to the Moon being tidally locked to Earth.

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