what is the apparent angle the diameterof the moon subtends as seen from the earth in radians. average moon earth distance3.84*10e8
radius of the moon 1.74*10e6

  1. 0
  2. 0
  3. 23
asked by jakkila
  1. That is easy: 2*radiusMoon/distancefromEarth

    1. 0
    2. 0
    posted by bobpursley
  2. In " who knows if the moon's," what is the moon seen as?

    1. 0
    2. 0
    posted by Sarah

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. MATH

    The moon's distance from the earth is 360000 km and its diameter subtends an angle of 31 minute at the of the observer on the earth . Find the radius of the moon.

    asked by Pankaj on March 5, 2016
  2. Physics

    The diameter of the Moon is 3.78x10^6m. It subtends an angle of .00982 radians at the surface of Earth. How far is the Moon from Earth? (Please explain I can't wrap my head around this question.)

    asked by Harry on November 13, 2014
  3. Moon Science

    What causes the phases of the moon as observed from the Earth? A) Filtering of the light from the moon due to the Earth's atmosphere. B) The tidal forces of the Earth's oceans change the appearance of the moon. C) Change in

    asked by Haley on May 16, 2017
  4. Astronomy

    For this question assume the moon is 110 of its diameter away from the Earth. The largest apparent size of Mercury that we ever see in the sky is 1/150 the apparent diameter of the Moon. The diameter of Mercury is about 4900 km.

    asked by Elisabeth on August 27, 2013
  5. Physics

    A satellite is placed between the Earth and the Moon, along a straight line that connects their centers of mass. The satellite has an orbital period around the Earth that is the same as that of the Moon, 27.3 days. How far away

    asked by Roberto on May 8, 2011
  6. Physics

    Many astronomers argue that the Earth and Moon should be considered a double planet,since the gravitational force by the sun on the Moon is approximately as big as that by the Earth on the moon.Using the data below for the Earth

    asked by Abdurhman on January 22, 2017
  7. science

    Please help me out! 8. Which of the following motions causes day and night? The sun's movements in the sky Earth's revolution around the sun Earth's movements in space Earth's rotation on its axis**** 10. Why can you never see the

    asked by Three Days Grace on November 15, 2018
  8. science

    The pull of gravity keeps the Moon in orbit around Earth. The distance between the Earth and Moon is about 380,000 kilometers. A crew of astronauts leaves Earth on a Monday and lands on the Moon on a Thursday. They land on the

    asked by Bryan on February 2, 2012
  9. Calculus Physics

    Imagine a spaceship on its way to the moon from the earth. Find the point, as measured from the center of the earth, where the force of gravity due to the earth is balanced exactly by the gravity of the moon. This point lies on a

    asked by danny on March 3, 2015
  10. Physics

    On the Apollo 14 mission to the moon, astronaut Alan Shepard hit a golf ball. The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1/6 of its value on the earth (gravity on moon -1.633m/s2). On earth, golf balls are driven at about 70

    asked by Arr-chan on April 29, 2014

More Similar Questions