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Why are you able to see the moon during daylight hours?
The Earth rotates around it's own axis every 24 hours. The side of the Earth which faces the Sun is considered day. The moon roughly revolves around the Ea…rth every 28 days. The moon does not produce any light itself. When you see the moon you are seeing light which is reflected off the moon's surface. The amount of light reflected depends on the angle the moon makes between the Earth and the Sun. These cause the phases of the moon. For example, when the Earth is between the moon and the Sun, a full moon is seen only at night. Because the side of the moon which reflects the sunlight is facing the part of the Earth that is facing away from the Sun. You can only see a full moon at night. When the moon is between the Earth and the Sun, the side of the moon which is reflecting the sunlight is pointed away from the Earth, so you can't see the light. This is a new moon. Between these two extremes are the other phases, crescents, quarters, gibbons. Each representing more and more of the surface of the moon which is reflecting the sunlight. During these phases, portions of the Earth can see the reflected sunlight off the moon while that portion also faces the sun. Hence you see the moon during the day. If you see the moon rising after the sunrise the moon is going from new moon to full moon. Each morning you will see more and more of the moon, and the moon will rise later and later. Until the moon only rises after the sunsets, which would be a full moon. Similarly, if the moon is east of the sun, the moon is going from new moon to full moon. If you see the moon setting before the sunset, the moon is going from full moon to a new moon. Each evening you will see less and less of the moon until the moon disappears which would be a new moon. Similarly, if the moon is west of the sun the moon is going from full moon to new moon.
It's still the moon. The English language has no separate word for when it is seen in the daytime instead of at night.
The moon does not "go" anywhere during daylight. Sometimes the moon is visible during the night time hours, sometimes during daytime, and sometimes during parts of both day an…d night. the other side of the earth usually
Yes, it is possible to see a full moon during daylight hours because it is big and brightly lit by the Sun. When you look at the Moon, you are seeing the light which reflects …off it. Also because of it's size.
When the moon is seen from earth during your daylight hours is it the moon you see or a relection from space?
It is the moon you see,
Without the Sun, there would be nothing to see The sun is so hot and yellow that it stands out against the blue sky.
The sun, a star, is so bright and it is brighter than all other stars. The sun is so bright because it is so close.
For the same reason you can see anything during the day, The suns light is reflected of it's surface and enough of this light reaches your visual senses to make sense of… it.
We cant see stars during day light because as we known that the definition of the star is that a body which do not have its own light.So,during the day the light of the sun is… to bright and it blocks out all the other stars.
As mentioned, about two weeks in most places. However, there are believed to be some areas which are in permanent darkness as they're shadowed from the sun by mountains near… the poles... NASA is interested in them because ice may have accumulated there making water available for lunar bases.
No. You still have to look upward through the sunlit atmosphere. The airborne dust creates the light haziness, which makes starlight extremely hard to see.
But we can! Fairly frequently.
No we can see the moon , but the light of the sun is to bright.
You are able to see around about %25 of it
Travel and eat. They may find a place to sleep for a little bit before travelling and eating again.
It looks like the moon, but no one really knows.
In The Moon
24 hours ! Since the moon rotates once on its axis as it travels around the earth, it always has part of its surface facing directly at the sun.