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Earth, moon and planets

Fred Lawrence Whipple

Earth, moon and planets

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Published by The Blakiston Company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Earth.,
  • Moon.
    • Subjects:
    • Planets.,
    • Earth.,
    • Moon.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Fred L. Whipple.
      SeriesThe Harvard books on astronomy
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB601 .W6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi p., 1 l., 293 p. incl. front., illus., tables, diagrs.
      Number of Pages293
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6423616M
      LC Control Number41022115
      OCLC/WorldCa1320502


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Earth, Moon, and Planets: An International Journal of Solar Earth Science, publishes original contributions on subjects ranging from star and planet formation and the origin and evolution of the solar and extra-solar planetary systems, to asteroids, comets, meteoroids and near-Earth objects, including the terrestrial impact hazard and solar system - terrestrial relationships, and related topics.

Includes The Solar System, The Sun, The Moon, The Planets, Stars and Constellations, and The Earth. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on /5(4). By studying the Earth and the Moon, scientists have been able to piece together their linked histories.

Our planet and its satellite are a double system that Earth billion years ago. The Moon probably originated during a gigantic collision in the late Earth of planetary formation, after the Earth's iron core formed. The Moon formed close to the Earth from the ejected material, and it has.

The Moon was likely formed after a Mars-sized body collided with Earth. Our moon is the fifth largest of the + moons orbiting planets in our solar system. Earth's only natural satellite is simply called "the Moon" because people didn't know other moons existed until Galileo Galilei discovered four moons orbiting Jupiter in The chapters of this book include: Introducing the Planets, How the System Holds Together, The Discoveries of Neptune and Pluto, Weights and Measures, The Earth, The Earth as an Abode for Life, The Moon's Influence on the Earth, Observing the Moon, et cetera/5(2).

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