Curious Kids: Why is the Moon Called the Moon?

rod

Oct 22, 2019
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I enjoy observations of the Moon using my telescopes (mostly First Quarter, Last Quarter or waning/waxing phases). When I go out and view the Moon - I do not think about the etymology of the word like this article. I just call it Moon and have some fun viewing :)
 

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