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MoonYear Applet
This Java applet displays the phases of the Moon for calendar years 1971-2052 by month. Clicking on the day and phase gives the phase and lumination at local noon. A downloadable version is also available.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Tools:
    • Calculation / Conversion
    • Code
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
WinZip or Stuffit needed to open downloadable demonstration files.
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 1999-2002: The author intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicate the copyright of the respective object. The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of objects such as diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the authors agreement.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-002-393
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Juergen Giesen
No institutional affiliation