Forum: Looking at Learning... Again
Topic: Moon ObservationsTopic Posted by: Melissa Cheung
Date Posted: Mon Feb 15 5:09:06 US/Eastern 1999
Topic Description: Has keeping a Moon Journal helped you umderstand the Moon's behavior or has it made it seem more puzzling? Here's a chance for you to pose questions and share insights about your moon observations.
Posted by: Leah Perryman
Date posted: Tue May 8 0:54:39 2001
Subject: Waxing vs. Waning
The moon appears to increase (waxing) at a much faster rate. Now that the moon is decreasing (waning) it doesn't seem as visible to the naked eye. As the moon changed from crescent to gibbous, I was able to see the change no matter how small. The moon was full on Saturday, it has been difficult to observe the changes. It still appears full. Is my eyesight going? Do I need to get into the eye doctor?
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