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Orion Probe Shares Photos Of ‘Dark Side’ Of The Moon | Opie Joe | 100.3 The Wolf

Orion Probe Shares Photos Of ‘Dark Side’ Of The Moon | Opie Joe | 100.3 The Wolf

Orion Probe Shares Photos Of ‘Dark Side’ Of The Moon | Opie Joe | 100.3 The Wolf

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Cue up your Pink Floyd records, because NASA’s Orion probe is checking out the dark side of the moon. The spacecraft captured photos of the Moon’s seldom-seen far side last week, during the sixth day of its Artemis I mission. the term ‘dark side’ is a misnomer, because both halves of the moon get the same amount of sunlight.  But because the Earth and Moon are ‘tidally locked’, it’s impossible to see the far side without taking a photo from space.

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Photo Credit: NASA

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