# The center of the moon is approximately 384000km from the center of the earth and orbits from the earth in 27,3 days . If a moon has a mass of 7,35×10^22 kg. what is the magnitude of its momentum?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 14, 2018

Approximately

#### Explanation:

Well we can first calculate the speed of the moon, which will be:

Then, momentum is given by the equation:

where:

#m# is the mass of the object in kilograms

#v# is the velocity of the object in meters per second

So, we get: