The moon is moving away from the Earth at a rate of about two inches a calendar year. During the age of the dinosaurs, the moon would have taken a full quarter of the night sky, and as we go along, it will slowly and consequently, gain distance.
(Taken from an internet site...accuracy not determined.)
A forum community dedicated to Amazon Kindle owners, authors, and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about publishing, audio, troubleshooting, models, styles, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more!