Random Fact for the Day – Libration

895136_moon.jpgNo, that’s not “liberation”. It’s “libration”.

Apparently, the moon wobbles in its orbit. Check out the cool animation.

Speaking of the moon, did anyone get a clear sky for the lunar eclipse two nights ago?

Little did I know that my friend Michelle and I had scheduled our monthly homeschool information night on the same day as the eclipse. Needless to say, it was a small meeting.

We joked around with the Barnes and Noble events coordinator that the meeting was small because of the eclipse. He laughed. But I think he thought we were joking.


2 Responses to “Random Fact for the Day – Libration”

  1. suburbancorrespondent Says:

    Yes, we caught it, of course. Would you believe I mentioned that it was going to occur to my knitting group, and no one cared?

  2. Tammy Says:

    Well, knitting *is*enthralling. 🙂

    Glad you were able to get a good view. It’s a really amazing thing to see.

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