: revolving about or surrounding the moona circumlunar orbit
Examples of circumlunar in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe story also confused the 1975 Soyuz 20 mission with a series of circumlunar Soviet missions in the 1960s.
The Christian Science Monitor, 4 Mar. 2019 This would be qualitatively different than simpler circumlunar slingshot mission planned by SpaceX for the next couple of years.
Asif Siddiqi, Slate Magazine, 21 Mar. 2017
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