astron 2 - By the way, what phase of the Moon is this? What...

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What phase is this? By the way, what phase of the Moon is this?
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Lunar eclipse A lunar eclipse: the shadow of Earth falls on the Moon (may occur at full moon - not every time) Same eclipse for everyone on Earth: once a year on average
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sec 30 Question 15 29 What causes a lunar eclipse? A The shadow of the Moon. B The shadow of the Earth. C The fact that the orbit of the Moon is not a circle. D Interstellar dust. E Clouds. 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 Next question coming …
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sec 30 Question 16 29 Does the Moon get totally dark in a total lunar eclipse? A Yes. B No, because the atmosphere of the Moon scatters light. C No, because the Moon is always full at that time. D No, because the atmosphere of the Earth scatters light onto the Moon. E No, because total lunar eclipses happen during the day. 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 Next question coming …
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sec 30 Question 17 29 ssume there is a total lunar eclipse now at your
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2008 for the course ASTR astr 103 taught by Professor Torma during the Spring '08 term at Ole Miss.

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