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Patterns in the Sky


a massive ball of hot gases that produces its own light


an imaginary line around which Earth spins


one complete spin on an axis


one complete trip around the Sun


each different way that the Moon looks

lunar eclipse

Earth's shadow moving across the Moon


a tool that gathers lots of light and magnifies objects that are far away and makes faint stars easier to see


a group of stars that make a pattern or shape

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