Here’s 5 facts about our moon:

  • A day on the moon takes 708 hours…
  • If you were to drive a car to the moon at 70 mph, it would take you 135 days to get there…
  • The temperature on the moon varies greatly:  from -153 Celsius in the shade to +123 Celsius in the Sun…
  • The moon has 1/6th the gravity of Earth…
  • The last time humans visited the moon was 1972…

Want more facts about the moon (45 of them, to be precise), check out the infographic below (click to see a larger version):

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50 Amazing Facts about the moon