Can solar panels collect light from the moon at night?

Answer Solar panels cannot collect light from the moon because the moon does not create its own light. The moon acts as a mirror, reflecting light from the sun back to earth. These reflected sun rays are ... Read More »

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What lights up the moon at night?

The moon lights up by the sun. The sun's light reflects onto the moon making it light up (:

What is the biggest object in the night sky besides the moon?

According to the Goddard Space Center there are twelve items in the sky that have a class of "first order". The brightest, therefore appearing to be the largest, is the planet Jupiter, which shines... Read More »

What did the moon look like last Saturday night?

Why can you see the moon when it is still light outside?

The moon is above the horizon and potentially visible to you, anywhere on planet Earth, some 12 hours out of every 24 hours. While it is easiest to see the moon at night, the moon can also be seen ... Read More »