Evolution of the Moon

  • Released Wednesday, March 14th, 2012
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:53PM
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From year to year, the moon never seems to change. Craters and other formations appear to be permanent now, but the moon didn't always look like this. Thanks to NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, we now have a better look at some of the moon's history. Learn more in this video!

This entry contains the Evolution of the Moon video in mutliple formats, including stereoscopic 3D in both side-by-side and individual left/right channel versions. It also includes a narrated and non-narrated version. Each individual video is labeled to make it easier to find the version that works for you!

DOME SHOW ELEMENTS These frame sets are elements meant to be incorporated into a planetarium show. The Moon frames include an alpha channel. The flare frames are numbered to correspond to the Moon frames. These are not in dome projection. The impactors are not included.

DOME SHOW ELEMENTS These frame sets are elements meant to be incorporated into a planetarium show. The Moon frames include an alpha channel. The flare frames are numbered to correspond to the Moon frames. These are not in dome projection. The impactors are not included.



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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center


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  • Evolution and Tour of the Moon (ID: 2012028)
    Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 4:00AM
    Produced by - Brendan Antiochos

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