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spring tide

Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199609055
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739439
spring tide

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The tide raised in the Earth's oceans at full or new Moon, when the Moon and Sun are pulling on

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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