Can you start a fire on the moon?

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No. The moon has no atmosphere so there is no oxygen to support combustion.

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Why cant you set a fire to the Moon's surface?

there is no oxygen on the moon, therefore, a fire could not start because in the fire triangle, (the materials needed to start a fire) the fire needs oxygen, which the moon does not have, fuel, and heat.

What happens if you put fire on the moon?

Absolutely nothing. In order for fire to exist, it needs 3 components; an ignition source, oxygen and a combustable material. Since there is no oxygen on the moon, the fire will never start.

Would you be able to have a fire on a moon?

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Is it possible to create fire on the Moon?

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