Can someone give me information about our moon?
What's the moon
-Period, size, shape of of orbit
-Mean Distance from Sun
-Velocity at Perihelion and Aphelion
-Mean velocity for entire orbit
-Rotation on its axis ?
Am really having a hard time with this cause when i look at it online i barely get half of it :( please help me
- 8 years ago
Sydonic period: 29 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.9 seconds
Radius: (from centre of moon to any point on the edge, 1079.6 miles
Diameter: (whole length) 2,159.2 miles
Couldn't find anything on aphelion
Mean distance from sun: 150 million km
Mean velocity for entire orbit: 1,023 m/s
Moon gravity: 1/5 of that on earth
Axis: takes 27.3 days to turn on its axis
- Red RoseLv 78 years ago
Almost all that stuff is in Wikipedia... You can't have looked very hard!
Try Googling key phrases one at a time.