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The northern and souther hemisphere are always _______
Opposite
66.5 south is the ______ circle.
Anarctic
Whenever the sun is over the tropic of cancer or capicorn its a _____
solstice
32.5 degrees north is the tropic of ______
cancer
a moon bigger than half but smaller then full is a _____
Gibbous
29.5 days is called a ______ month.
synodic
Climatic region that yuo and I live in is the ______
Temperate
Especially low tide is ____ tide.
Neap
27.3 days is the time it takes the moon to ______ on it's own axis.
Rotate
_____ is Where the noon sun is directly overhead during an equinox
Equator
Most outer layer of the sun is the _____
Corona
Fuel that the sun uses is _______
hydrogen
The effect we see during a solar eclipse, when we see the last bit of light from the sun is the ________ effect.
Diamond Ring
Huge towering flames on the sun are _______
Flare
23.5 south is the tropic of ________
Capicorn
When the sunlight reflects off the craters, valleys and mountains of the mood we see this effect during a solar eclipse.
Bailey's Beads
Phase of the month for a lunar eclipse is ________
Full
Huge cloud that stars form from is the -______
Nebula
Eclipse that lasts the longest is solar or lunar???
Lunar
Normal size stars fit into this category.
Main Sequence
Another name for the "highlands" of the moon is ________-
Terrae
_________ Means the moon is getting bigger.
Waxing
_____ means the moon is getting smaller.
waning
Gravity from the moon is making the rotation of the earth a.) faster or b.) slower?
b.) slower
What is the layer of the sun with prominences and flares?
Chromosphere
The graph used to calculate the angle of the noon sun is ______
Analema
Moon bigger than new but smaller than half is _____
Crescent
Cool spots on the surface of the sun are ______
Sunspots
A huge star that explodes is a ______
supernova
Lowlands on the moon formed by lava flows are ______
Mare
66.5 North is the ____ circle
Arctic
Visible layer of the sun is the
photosphere
Climatic region that gets the MOST direct sunlight is the _______
Tropic
Huge arch shaped flames on the sun are ________
Prominence
Especially High tide is ______ tide.
spring
The brightest and closest star to you and I. Source of all Energy on earth.
The sun
Eavily cratered OLDER part of the moon is ________
Highlands
Phase of the moon for a solar eclipse is ______
New
Process by which the sun converts hydrogen to helium and energy is _____
Fusion
Bright cool stars are _____
Red Giants
Bright hot stars are what color?
Blue