Photo of Earth and Moon showing proportionate sizes and distance

October 3, 2006 | By | 2 Replies More

Here’s a beautiful photo showing the proportionate sizes and the distance between these two familiar bodies. 

I’d never before seen such a beautiful and simple photo combining the Earth and the moon from this perspective.  I couldn’t but help imagining a tiny Apollo spacescraft making its way slowly across the page.

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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  1. Skblllzzzz says:

    I'm not sure about the white lines, are they the deviation from mean indicators?

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