moonquake


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moon·quake

 (mo͞on′kwāk′)
n.
A quake or series of vibrations on the moon similar to an earthquake but usually of very low magnitude.

moonquake

(ˈmuːnˌkweɪk)
n
(Astronomy) a light tremor of the moon, detected on the moon's surface
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Because weathering gradually darkens material on the lunar surface, brighter areas indicate regions that are freshly exposed by an event such as a moonquake.
Additionally, one of the revised moonquake epicenters is just 13 kilometers (8 miles) from the Lee-Lincoln scarp traversed by the Apollo 17 astronauts.
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But while pondering on where it came from and what it's for, Bob knows that it is his job to protect and care for the moontree, which he does assiduously until a spectacular moonquake removes the tree as mysteriously as it appeared.
York handicaps have been a happy hunting ground for Godolphin in recent years, with the likes of Moonquake and Folk Opera winning good races, while La De Two bagged the 1m4f handicap there yesterday.
Saeed bin Suroor is hoping Moonquake can overcome his outside draw of 22.
It's still an important statistic, so let's follow it and eliminate Mutajarred, Moonquake and Re Borolo on the grounds of being rated too high and Seeking The Buck, Deep Winter and Sweet Lightening because they are too low.
Godolphin have started to fire with a near 40% strike rate this week, but are done no favours with stall 22 for Moonquake. He knows how to win atYork and was just touched off in the Wolferton Handicap at Ascot.
Godolphin's Moonquake, the mount of Frankie Dettori and second in the Wolferton at Royal Ascot, is next on the list, followed by Re Barolo.
Coral make the Queen's Kingdom Of Fife the 11-2 favourite for the race with Riggins next at 7-1, ahead of Moonquake at 8-1.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 6.50 Hill Cross, 7.20 Cape Cobra, 7.50 Moonquake, 8.20 Nesno, 8.50 Skit, 9.20 Second Opinion.