Lunar Phases, On Your Own Schedule

moon_0001Goddard has recently released a new Scientific Visualization Studio webpage focusing on the Moon and Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter data: Moon Phase and Libration, 2018. Beginning January 1, 2018, the page will load the current phase, but you can enter any time in the year (and previous years) using the “Dial-A-Moon” feature. The website also includes a number of accompanying videos that show the Moon throughout the year and other visualizations of the Moon orbiting the Earth. READ MORE »