“We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon, and the sun, how they move in silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls” -Mother Teresa.
Have you noticed the last line what she said? Welcome, today we are here to talk about some interesting facts about the Moon.
In this article, we have assembled 20 facts about the Moon that will change your vision about this.
We have grown with many stories related to the moon but do all of them are true? We will find the answer to this article and the reason too. Let’s jump into the gallery and have a focus.
1. Fact 1
Let’s begin with a very interesting thing. Well, many individuals know that it takes 29.5 Earth days on the moon one day? Yes, and you can know the reason behind that if you see Sci-Fi films.
2. Fact 2
After knowing the fact you will love your smartphone more than now for sure. The mobile phone in your pocket has more computing power than the computers that first put men on the moon, the mission was the Apollo 11 mission.
3. Fact 3
The scientific reason behind the complete Solar Eclipse is so impressive: if you want to see the whole process you can see the brief video of Nat Zeo, it looks to be precisely the same size on the sky.
4. Fact 4
You can comprehend the concept between the solar eclipse and the lunar eclipse when you see that. This is because the sun is 400 times larger than the moon.
5. Fact 5
As we have seen in the sky, the moon tends to be perfectly round there but the moon is not quite spherical. It is actually shaped like an egg, but only ever so slightly, and the larger end faces towards Earth.
6. Fact 6
NOW this fact is relatively common knowledge because we only see one side of it. The nearby side because the moon’s rotation controls almost completely around the Earth. Which is coated on the far side?
7. Fact 7
Actually, because of an aspect known as libration, only 41 percent of the far side of the moon can not be seen from Earth. Due to the elliptical orbit of the moon, its viewing angle on Earth always shifts so slightly.
8. Fact 8
While most of you already know that Pluto isn’t a planet longer … our moon is still larger than Pluto.
Scientists decided to take off from Pluto the honor of being a planet, after looking at all of the information and facts about pluto.
9. Fact 9
These are 6 flags on the moon of the United States, Among them, just five are still on the stand, while the other flag was smashed when the lander of the moon started on the moon. With Apollo 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, and 17, the current six flags were lost.
10. Fact 10
The remaining five flags were all white bleached. Can you imagine how faded flags come on Earth and now leave them in the rough environment of the moon? How are those now, what do you believe?
11. Fact 11
Well, that’s something you must understand. On the moon, your weight on the Earth is just less than 17%! Some incidents are linked to this reality, with two or three very interesting tales.
12. Fact 12
Okay, let’s look at something very exciting this time! While the first man to step onto the moon was Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin was the first man to pee on the moon! Fortunate man.
13. Fact 13
Interesting fact-2, some stats suggest that it cost almost $100 billion to send a person to the moon, as much time and money as to find Osama bin Laden.
14. Fact 14
The fact on the Moon-3 is interesting. You know, Moon was the maiden name of Buzz Aldrin’s mother?
No, do you find a link between the two occurrences? If you discover anything, please let us know.
15. Fact 15
A 2013 study showed that 7% of Americans think that Moon Landing was a hoax and that there is a drop nowadays after lots of evidence. What’s your private thinking about it?
16. Fact 16
Something funny’s here. NASA and MIT have teamed up to produce a long-distance, laser-based information transfer scheme that offers the moon with nearly 19 Mbps high-speed Internet. Is there a plan to move there?
17. Fact 17
Well, you probably don’t understand that. Russia sent tortoises to orbit the moon before human beings landed on the moon! It was the 17 September 1968 incident.
18. Fact 18
When Neil Armstrong went on the moon, he was carrying a piece of the first Wright Brothers plane. What a lovely job he does. That’s the way genius works.
19. Fact 19
The U.S. regarded dropping a nuclear bomb on the moon during the cold war to demonstrate military supremacy! But the scheme was canceled after many studies.
20. Fact 20
Earth’s days would last only 6 hours without the moon. This is because the moon has slowed down the earth’s spin for millions of years.
And that’s why the moment will quickly come when the Moon is gone.