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Flashcards in SPACE Of Earth Deck (19):
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Revoulution

A movement around an orbit

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Orbit

The curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft about a star or planet, for example the path of the Earth around the sun or the moon around the Earth

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Rotation

The movement of something turning on its own axis

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Full moon

The moon is fully visible

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New moon

The moon is completely invisible

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Waxing

The full moon is coming

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Waning

The new moon is coming

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Quater

Half of the moon is seen

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Cresent moon

A tiny bit of the moon is seen

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Gibbus moon

Most of the moon is seen

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Lunar eclipse

The moon is shadowed by the earth

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Solar eclipse

The moon moves in between the earth and the sun

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Phase

Different ways the moon is seen

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Spring tide

The sun and moon are alined pulling the earth water

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Neap tides

The moon and sunn are making the tides low since they arnt alined

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Perumbra

The areas where the suns light shines

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Umbra

The shadowed area by the world

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Total lunar eclipse

The whole moon is shadowed

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Partial lunar eclipse

Part of the moon is covered