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Old 07-03-2010, 11:49 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by mystic nomad View Post
Interesting that the moon is 400 times smaller than the sun and the sun is 400 times the distance from us than the moon is giving us a perfect eclipse.
Yes, I wanted to mention this but you beat me to it.

I remember the first time I learned this info I thought what an extraordinary coincidence that was.

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