all who wander are not lost

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The left one is from Monday night after sunset, the right one is 12 hours later in the morning before sunrise. Note the very bizarre rotation of our friend: as if the axis of rotation was pointed at the earth and we are viewing one of the poles (the top of the moon faces us) . The same side of the moon always faces earth, but the thing does spin on an axis. The view we get winds up like watching a vinyl record spin in a circle, rather than watching a globe spin on an upright axis.

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