Books by Philip S. Harrington

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Astronomy For All Ages


The Deep Sky: An Introduction


Eclipse!


The Illustrated Timeline of the Universe


The Space Shuttle


Star Ware, 4th edition


Star Watch


Touring the Universe Through Binoculars

 

Star Watch

Chapter 2.  

The Moon

 

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Topics covered

  • Moon phases

  • Hundreds of individual lunar surface features during various phases

    • Craters

    • Maria

    • Mountain ranges

    • Valleys

    • Apollo landing sites

  • Occultations

  • Lunar eclipses

Current phase of the Moon

Courtesy 

US Naval Observatory

Chapter 2 notes

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