Couldn't find element LayerAd

Error finding content

Aztec Myths - Windows to the Universe

Shop Windows to the Universe

We now offer the Cool It! card game in our Science Store. Cool It! is the new card game from UCS that teaches kids about the choices we have when it comes to climate change.

Aztec Mythology

Visit the links to learn about Aztec myths related to objects in the sky, the Earth, and aspects of their world.

Back to the World Map
<a href="/php/tour_test_sqli.php?page=/mythology/coyolxauhqui_moon.html">Coyolxauhqui</a> was the <a href="/php/tour_test_sqli.php?page=/earth/moons_and_rings.html">Moon</a> goddess according the Aztec mythology. The image above reproduces "The Coyolxauhqui Stone," a giant monolith found at the Great Temple of Tenochtitlan.<p><small><em>Image courtesy of the Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico.</em></small></p>

Windows to the Universe Community

News

Opportunities


Windows to the Universe, a project of the National Earth Science Teachers Association, is sponsored in part by the National Science Foundation and NASA, our Founding Partners (the American Geophysical Union and American Geosciences Institute) as well as through Institutional, Contributing, and Affiliate Partners, individual memberships and generous donors. Thank you for your support! NASA AGU AGI NSF