Books by Philip S. Harrington

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Astronomy For All Ages

The Deep Sky: An Introduction


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


Topics covered Chapter notes Recommended reading

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


US Naval Observatory

Chapter 2 notes

Recommended reading


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