Science Chapter 10
an event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on another.
the tide minimum range that occurs during the first and third quarters of the moon.
a tide of increased range that occurs two times a month, at the new and full moons.
the difference in levels of ocean water at high tide and low tide.
the periodic rise and fall of the water level in the oceans and other large bodies of water.
the time required for Earth to turn once on its axis.
the time required for Earth to revolve completely around the sun.
the change in the sunlit area of one celestial body as seen from another celestial body.
the point at which the Sun is as far north or as far south of the equator as possible.
the moment when the Sun appears to cross the celestial equator.