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new Moon

Edited by Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Third edition


Published online February 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191851193

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The phase of the Moon when none of its illuminated side is visible from the Earth. At new Moon, the Moon has the same celestial longitude as the Sun....

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics ; Astronomical Instrumentation, Methods, and Techniques ; Galaxies

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