earthrise
noun Date: 1968 the rising of the earth above the horizon of the moon as seen from lunar orbit

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  • Earthrise — Earthrise, aufgenommen am 24. Dezember 1968 Earthrise (dt.: Erdaufgang) ist der Name des NASA Fotos AS8 14 2383HR, aufgenommen von William Anders[1] während des Fluges von Apollo 8. Das Bild wurde am 24. Dezember 1968 während der vierten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • earthrise — [ʉrth′rīz΄] n. the rising of the upper limb of the earth above the horizon of the moon, as seen from the moon …   English World dictionary

  • Earthrise — For the upcoming MMORPG see Earthrise (video game). For other uses, see Earthrise (disambiguation). Earthrise is the name given to NASA image AS8 14 2383, taken by astronaut William Anders [ [http://www.abc.net.au/science/moon/earthrise.htm The… …   Wikipedia

  • Earthrise — Lever de Terre Earthrise , le 24 décembre 1968. Photographie prise depuis le module d Apollo 8. Lever de Terre ( Earthrise en anglais) est le nom donné à la photographie de la NASA AS8 14 2383HR prise par William Anders …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Earthrise — Уильям Андерс Восход Земли, 1968 Earthrise …   Википедия

  • earthrise — /errth ruyz /, n. Astron. the rising of the earth above the horizon of the moon or other celestial body, viewed from that body s surface or from a spacecraft orbiting it. [1965 70; EARTH + (SUN)RISE] * * * …   Universalium

  • earthrise — noun a) The time of day when the Earth begins to rise over the horizon of another planet according to a local observer. b) The irregular event of the Earth appearing above the horizon of the moon. See Also: moonrise, sunrise …   Wiktionary

  • earthrise — n. rising of earth above the horizon of the moon as seen from the moon s surface or from a spacecraft orbiting the moon …   English contemporary dictionary

  • earthrise — earth•rise [[t]ˈɜrθˌraɪz[/t]] n. astron. the rising of the earth above the horizon of the moon or other celestial body • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • earthrise — ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : the rising of the earth above the horizon of the moon as seen from lunar orbit * * * /errth ruyz /, n. Astron. the rising of the earth above the horizon of the moon or other celestial body, viewed from that body s surface or… …   Useful english dictionary

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