Too Close For Comfort

19 Oct

October 18, 2016

They say that the moon is 240,000 miles away, and it is only 3400 km diameter. I think if the moon was only one fouth the size of the Earth, and 240,000 miles away, it would look a lot smaller than it does. Also, the craters we see on the moon would be hundreds or maybe thousands of km across.

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/12/13/full-moon-on-christmas-day-for-the-first-time-since-1977_n_8798768.html

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