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    how big is the moon?

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    It's always smaller than your thumb, if you put your thumb in your line of site, it will be covered by your thumb, this is only speculation....
    Large enough for Allah, the man in the moon, and all of his green cheese.
    Here's a comparison to earth

    Earth Moon
    Mean diameter 12,742 km 3,476 km
    Volume 1.08321 x 1012 km3 2.199 x 1010 km3
    Mass 5.9736 x 1024 kg 7.349 x 1022 kg
    Mean density 5.515 3.342
    Surface gravity 9.78 m/s2 1.62 m/s2
    Escape velocity 11.2 km/s 2.38 km/s
    Visual albedo 0.367 0.12
    Visual magnitude -3.86 +0.21


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