This incredible short video gives us a brief insight into some of the many visible locations on the Moon. The video by NASA can be viewed on YouTube.
Here are a few facts too, just for the geeks amongst us 😉
Like the rest of the Solar System, the Moon is about 4 1/2 billion years old. Most of the cratering occurred in the first billion years of its life, when leftover debris from planet formation was abundant.
The Moon is only one-fourth the diameter of the Earth.
Because of a loss of orbital energy to gravity from the Earth, the Moon is very gradually moving away from the Earth. In the early history of the Earth, the Moon looked about 3 times larger in apparent size in the sky, because it was closer to the Earth.
Simply click the image and enjoy, just a shame it isn’t a little longer !