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How is the earth and moon orbit different?

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โˆ™ 2016-03-16 20:36:50

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The Earth orbits around the Sun, while the moon orbits around the Earth.

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โˆ™ 2016-03-10 15:13:31

The earth orbits the sun whereas the moon orbits the earth.

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Does the moon orbit Earth or does the Earth orbit the moon?

The moon orbits Earth.


What is the orbit of the moon around the Earth called?

The Moon's orbit around Earth is called Moon's orbit around Earth. The path of its orbit is in the shape of an ellipse.


Which part of the Moon's orbit around earth?

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How the orbits of the moon and the earth are different?

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Does gravity have different effects on different layers of the Earth?

Gravity holds the Earth in its orbit around the Sun, holds the Moon in its orbit around the Earth, and holds the Earth together.


What is the path that the moon takes aound Earth?

This is called its orbit. Strictly, the moon and the earth both orbit their common centre of mass. The path of the moon around Earth is elliptical orbit. It takes about 29 days to complete one orbit of earth by moon.


Why does the moon continue to orbit earth?

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Do any moons orbit earth?

Yes. One moon orbit Earth (The moon)


Does the moon take to orbit the Earth?

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What does the Moon's orbit cause on earth?

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