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Moon: Earth's natural satellite
The Moon is Earth's only natural satellite. At about one-quarter the diameter of Earth, it is the largest natural satellite in the Solar System relative to the size of its planet, the fifth largest satellite in the Solar System overall, and is larger than any known dwarf planet. Orbiting Earth at an average distance of 384,400 km (238,900 mi), or about 30 times Earth's diameter, its gravitational influence slightly lengthens Earth's day and is the main driver of Earth's tides. The Moon is classified as a planetary-mass object and a differentiated rocky body, and lacks any significant atmosphere, hydrosphere, or magnetic field. Its surface gravity is about one-sixth of Earth's ; Jupiter's moon Io is the only satellite in the Solar System known to have a higher surface gravity and density.

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Johnson encourages climate action from S.Korea at bilateral [Video]

Johnson encourages climate action from S.Korea at bilateral

Boris Johnson tells his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in that reducing use of coal is "not as painful as you think". He encourages Moon to join their alliance to end the use of coal and explains..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 02:24Published

North, South Korea in talks over summit - sources [Video]

North, South Korea in talks over summit - sources

North and South Korea are in talks to reopen a joint liaison office that Pyongyang demolished last year and hold a summit, three South Korean government sources with knowledge of the matter said.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:10Published

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