Science Quiz / 'W' In Astronomy

Random Science or Astronomy Quiz

Can you name the astronomical terms which all begin with W

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Support Sporcle.
Go Orange.
Score 0/8 Timer 10:00
When the phase of the Moon is decreasing from full to new
When the phase of the Moon is increasing from new to full
Another name for Messier 51a, a spiral galaxy in the constellation Canes Venatici
A small, dense star that is the end-result of the evolution of all but the most massive stars
The 6th-magnitude open cluster M11 in Scutum, Visually it appears like a flight of ducks
A graph of star counts at various apparent magnitudes
A hypothetical hole or tunnel in the fabric of space-time
The trajectory followed by an object, e.g. a planet, in space-time

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Log In

From the Vault

Bands' Highest Charting Albums: 1980s

by hatefulmissy

This image brought to you by one sick Van Halen guitar solo.
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

Show Comments


Created Feb 10, 2018SourceReportNominate
Tags:Astronomy Quiz, Term

Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.