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About the Moon

Here are some things NASA tells us about the Moon.

  • It’s about 239,000 miles from Earth
  • Minimum temperature: -387 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Maximum temperature: 253 degrees Fahrenheit
  • It takes About 27 Earth days to orbit the Earth
  • NASA sent nine missions to the Moon in the 60’s and 70’s
  • Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two people on the Moon on July 20, 1969.  Mission Commander, Neil Armstrong, was the first human to walk on the Moon, followed by Apollo 11 pilot, Buzz Aldrin.
  • Moonlight is light reflected from the Sun’s light.

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