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Re: Moonquakes

Subject: Re: Moonquakes
From: Henry Spencer
Date: Fri, 17 Mar 2006 00:02:53 GMT
Newsgroups: sci.astro, alt.sci.planetary, sci.geo.earthquakes
In article <dvcs16$aa3$1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
al <almond@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>What is the latest consensus theory on the formation of the moon?

The same one that was the consensus twenty years ago:  giant impact. 
People still debate details, but the general outline has been stable since
the Kona conference of 1984.  It's still the only theory that fits the
facts well.
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