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Interesting facts about space

Every year, the moon moves away from the earth at a distance of about 4 centimeters. This occurs as a result of a slowdown in the Earth's rotation period by 2 milliseconds daily.

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There are much more stars scattered throughout the Universe than grains of sand on all the beaches of the Earth.

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Sugar has been found in the center of our galaxy in clusters of interstellar gas.

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Ursa Major is not really a constellation - it is asterism. So-called star clusters located very far from each other, in various galaxies. The Earth is in a special position with respect to this asterism, so it seems to us that the stars are in the same plane.

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The subject weight, which on Earth is 100 kilograms, on Mars will weigh only 38 kg.

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If the planet Saturn could be immersed in water, then it would float like a ball. The density of the constituent of Saturn is almost two times lower than the density of water, although a container with a diameter of more than 60 thousand kilometers will be needed for verification.

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Only once as a result of a meteorite fall did a living creature die. This happened in 1911 in Egypt, so a dog was killed.

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Thanks to the telescope, the first planet discovered is Uranus.

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Using a telescope on Mount California, Palomar, you can see objects that are 7,038,835,200,000,000,000,000 miles distant.

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On Jupiter, the state of the atmosphere has not changed for hundreds of years, unlike Earth, where the weather can change several times a day.

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