This folder contains images for use with the "Earth and the Moon" lesson. Additionally, all licensing and source information is included in the "Description" section of each image.

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The Blue Marble

by Meredith Beaton

The Blue Marble seen from Apollo 17 Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_Earth_seen_from_Apollo_17.jpg License: Public Domain
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The Earth-Moon System

by Meredith Beaton

Eight days after its final encounter with the Earth, the Galileo spacecraft looked back and captured this remarkable view of the Earth and Moon. Source: NASA, http://www.nasaimages.org/luna/servlet/detail/nasaNAS~20~20~120418~227119:The-Earth-Moon-System?qvq=w4s:/where/Jet+Propulsion+Laboratory/;q:Earth;lc:nasaNAS~10~10,nasaNAS~5~5,NVA2~14~14,nasaNAS~20~20,NVA2~1~1,NVA2~13~13,NVA2~23~23,nasaNAS~16~16,NSVS~3~3,NVA2~8~8,NVA2~22~22,NVA2~19~19,nasaNAS~8~8,NVA2~4~4,nasaNAS~6~6,NVA2~21~21,NVA2~18~18,nasaNAS~4~4,NVA2~20~20,nasaNAS~2~2,nasaNAS~13~13,NVA2~17~17,nasaNAS~12~12,nasaNAS~22~22,NVA2~16~16,NVA2~9~9,NVA2~25~25,nasaNAS~7~7,NVA2~15~15,nasaNAS~9~9,NVA2~26~26,NVA2~24~24&mi=5&trs=2297 License: Public Domain
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Earth-rise

by Meredith Beaton

Earth-rise Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:AS8-13-2329.jpg License: Public Domain
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Earth to Moon Scale

by Meredith Beaton

Earth-to-Moon scale image. For the size of Earth and Moon depicted in the image, the distance between the two is to scale. Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Earth_Moon_Scale.jpg License: CC-BY-SA
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Full Moon

by Meredith Beaton

Full Moon Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Full_Moon_Luc_Viatour.jpg License: Courtesy of Luc Viatour, CC-BY-SA
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Far Side of the Moon

by Meredith Beaton

Far Side of the Moon Source: NASA, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Moon_PIA00304.jpg License: Public Domain
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Lunar Craters

by Meredith Beaton

Lunar Craters Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Moon-craters.jpg License: Public Domain
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In the new Google Earth 5.0 (which you have to download, or you can use online at http://www.google.com/moon/) you can take a virtual guided tour with Buzz Aldrin, see new rover concepts from NASA, view video footage from the moon, see maps of the moon, check out artifacts left behind by our astronauts, and take in the full beauty of the moon through panoramic "street-view" style images.
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