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Does a compass work on the moon?

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A compass wouldn't work on the moon, but since the sky is always dark, you could navigate by looking at the stars.

Theoretically, yes, but there is no magnetic field that would be detectable by your average Earth compass.Everyone can do

Molly Furlow

No, a compass will not work on the moon because there is not enough gravitational pull to lead the magnets in the compass.

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