lunar crater


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Noun1.lunar crater - a crater on the Earth's Moonlunar crater - a crater on the Earth's Moon  
crater - a bowl-shaped depression formed by the impact of a meteorite or bomb
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Slowly and in the midst of this most solemn silence the minutes sped away, and while they sped the full moon passed deeper and deeper into the shadow of the earth, as the inky segment of its circle slid in awful majesty across the lunar craters. The great pale orb seemed to draw near and to grow in size.
The crew used sophisticated equipment to map their nearby lunar crater. These comprehensive data sets were then sent to earth and transformed into a 360 degree visual presentation so that the team in Australia could see and feel what the crew was experiencing in their lunar environment.
1783 - Herschel reports seeing a red glow near lunar crater Aristarchus
Building on the findings of the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) and Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) missions that proved the existence of water on the Moon, Resource Prospector planned to take the next step and harvest resources.
We are going to use a small Lunar crater as a starting point and erect a domed roof over it to allow an atmosphere similar to Earth.
Further studies showed that the scaling-relations of the lunar crater SFD need to include the observation that multiple power-laws are necessary to describe the whole SFD spectrum, i.e.
Launched on June 18, 2009, in conjunction with the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS), as the vanguard of NASA's Lunar Precursor Robotic Program, this is the first United States mission to the Moon in over ten years.
Expert presenters will discuss the latest results from the LRO (Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter), the LCROSS (Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite) and the LADEE (Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer) programs as well as the Luna and Resource Prospector missions.
Commemorated by a plaque in Westminster Abbey, he also has a lunar crater and Horrocks Avenue in Garston named after him.
The February issue of the Journal contained two other papers on lunar topics: Richard McKim's 'Barker's Circle: a 1930s BAA observing group' and 'Identification of a dome near the lunar crater Hansteen' by Rafaello Lena & Jim Phillips.
A previous NASA satellite, the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS), discovered water ice when it impacted in 2009, the space agency said.
A previous NASA satellite, the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite(LCROSS) discovered water ice when it impacted in 2009, the space agency said.