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 How many times does the moon orbit around Earth in a day?

Answer It takes the moon 27 days, 7 hours and 43 minutes to complete a full orbital cycle around the earth. Though Earth only has one moon, other planets have more: Jupiter has 61 and Uranus has 27.Refere... Read More »
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How fast does the Moon travel to orbit the Earth?

The Moon takes 27.3 days to orbit the Earth. During this orbit, the Moon travels a total distance of 1,423,000 at a speed of 2,288 mph. The Moon sits at an average distance of 238,855 miles from th... Read More »
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In Science, How Do the Moon's Phases Depend on the Relative Position of the Sun, Moon & Earth?

The ancient peoples of the Earth defined their calendars by the phases of the moon. Although the Earth's cycle about the sun is more important for determining the seasons for planting and harvestin... Read More »
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How big is the moon's orbit?

The moon has an elliptical orbit around the Earth. At its perigee, the minimum distance, it is 225,558 miles away. At its apogee, the maximum distance, it is 251,655 miles away. The moon's average ... Read More »
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How long does it take for the moon to orbit the sun?

The moon orbits the earth, and the earth orbits the sun. Therefore, the moon's orbit around the sun coincides with the earth's orbit around the sun. According to the National Aeronautics and Space ... Read More »
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