why does the moon circle the earth?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    The force called gravity makes it stay in it orbit. Its the same with any planet or moon in the solar system. Gravity pulls it towards earth while its speed draws it away. In its current location both forces are evened out. Johan

  • 1 decade ago

    due to the gravitational pull of earth.

  • 1 decade ago

    It's a creation thing

  • 1 decade ago

    Gravity is one...

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