National Geographic's "The Earth's Moon" is like having an atlas and almanac in one. This incredible map/poster shows a detailed image of both sides of the Moon, an index of hundreds of lunar features, and landing spots for lunar missions. It includes graphics and descriptions of the moon's phases, its revolution in relation to the Earth and Sun, eclipses, and how the moon affects tides on Earth.
This version is laminatedfeaturing a "write and wipe" surface and durable plastic covering.
42" x 28"
National Geographic is a renowned authority in cartography. For 120 years the Society's maps have helped spread geographic knowledge around the globe. A vast database allows National Geographic to combine the latest data gained by space-age technology with innovative digital mapping techniques to create state-of-the-art political, physical, and thematic maps. The Society's meticulous research and attention to detail have established a standard of achievement that is unparalleled.
About Me Astronomy Outreach, Government/Non-profit
Easy to Use
Fun to use
Icebreaker or Team Booster
Comments about The Earth's Moon Map, Laminated:
The map hangs next to my door where I can refer to it after observing outside. I use it to identify lunar features. The map also is educational due to the additional information printed in written and graphic formats. It is large and not easily movable but is durable in the laminate format. Great map and first printed in 1969 never seems outdated.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend