Sir,why is moon called a satellite?

Asked by raoss1967 | 28th Apr, 2016, 06:31: PM

Expert Answer:

A satellite is an object or a body that revolves around a planet in a specific orbit in a specific amount of time.
Now, we know that Moon also revolves around Earth. Hence, Moon is called a natural satellite of the Earth.

Answered by Romal Bhansali | 29th Apr, 2016, 08:42: AM