Relationship between the Sun, Earth and Moon

Relationship between the Sun, Earth and Moon
Publication Date: June, 2012
Type of Resource: Interactive/Simulation

This online resource has some interactives showing how the changing relative positions of the Sun, Moon and Earth cause changes such as moon phases.

Additional Information

These interactives were created in consultation with scientists at the University of Manchester.

The interactives use Flash technology and so will not work on the Apple iPad that doesn't support that technology.

Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 7 > Science Understanding > Earth and Space Sciences > Predictable phenomena on Earth, including seasons and eclipses, are caused by... > ACSSU115