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Re: [Phys-L] Moon distance

Either the South or North Pole region is visible from Earth except for when the Moon is actually crossing the plane of the Earth’s orbit.

On Dec 21, 2022, at 1:21 PM, Anthony Lapinski via Phys-l <> wrote:

I read that China's Change-6 mission will land on the south pole region of
the Moon's far side in 2025. It will collect samples and carry a
retroreflector to measure the Earth-Moon distance. How can this be done
from the far side, or am I missing something?



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