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Illustration of Earth as Seen from the Moon

Caption: This is an illustration of Earth as seen from the moon. The gravitational tug-of-war between Earth and the moon raises a small bulge on the moon. The position of this bulge shifts slightly over time.

Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

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