Did you know the moon is getting farther away?

Did you know the moon is getting farther away?

By Grayson Wolfe Monday, April 6th, 2015

Read below to find out why!

Its true…. The Moon's orbit (its circular path around the Earth) is indeed getting larger, at a rate of about 3.8 centimeters per year... this is caused by the ocean’s tidal forces . The Earth's rotation is slowing down because of this. In fact, in one hundred years from now, the day will be 2 milliseconds longer than it is now… we’ll remind you to adjust your clocks when its time.