Solar Eclipse on the Moon
Name: dewayne t halfen
Date: 1993 - 1999
If you were on the moon and a lunar eclipse happened on the Earth
would you see a solar eclipse on the moon?
YES!! very good question!
When you see a lunar eclipse, what you are seeing is the earth's shadow moving
across the face of the moon, so if you were on the moon, you would indeed see a
total solar eclipse. Now try to figure out what you would see if you were on
the moon when a solar eclipse was happening on the earth (remember that the eart h is bigger than
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