Creation of the Moon
Name: alan w davis
Date: 1993 - 1999
The formation of the moon has always been puzzling
What is the most current, most widely accepted of the theories on how the moon
was created? 1-Capture Hypothesis 2-Fission Hypothesis 3-Double Planet
Hypothesis 4-Giant Impact Hypothesis?
According to an article in the July issue of Scientific American, the
currently most-widely accepted hypothesis is the Giant Impact hypothesis. This
article says that the Moon was formed as the result of the collision of a
Mars-sized object with the Earth.
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