Posted by **Katie** on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 7:30pm.

assume you have a mass of 100 kg on earth. on the moon, where the gravitation of the moon is 1/6 gravitation of the earth, what is your mass on the moon and what is your weight on the moon

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**bobpursley**, Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 7:32pm
Mass is the same on the moon. Weight, however, on the moon is 1/6 of the weight on Earth.

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**Harshid**, Saturday, December 25, 2010 at 1:21am
Weight on earth= mg

= 100 kg x 9.8 m/s²

= 980 N

Weight on moon = 1/6 x mg

= 1/6 x 980 N

= 163.33 N

However mass is same anywhere in the universe.

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