flash animation

Lunar Phases Simulator (NAAP)

Demonstrates the correspondence between the moon's position in its orbit, its phase, and its position in an observer's sky at different times of day.

Usage Instructions

Running this animation on your computer...

  1. right-click to download lunar_applet033.swf and lunar_applet033.html to the same directory
  2. open the html file in a browser to run the animation

Linking to this animation...

  1. copy and paste the code below into your webpage or blog:
    Text Link HTML:
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    Image Link HTML:

Putting this animation on your website...

  1. upload lunar_applet033.swf to the same directory as your webpage
  2. copy and paste the following code into your webpage:
    Embed HTML: