In crafting ‘Scale’, the video that unexpectedly went viral the other night, I attempted to give an accurate representation of what certain planets would look like if they orbited the earth at the same distance as the moon. Here it is:
NOTE: Since this topic seems to continue to attract traffic, read this article’s follow-up, posted here.
Also read Jessica Palmer’s excellent write-up about Scale here. (from the popular blog Bioephemera)