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# How far away is the moon from the earth in km?

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###### 2010-05-09 15:50:50

From the center of the earth to the center of the moon, the approximate distance is 384,403 km. But it depends on the whether the moon is at its furthest point or its closest point, as it ellipses around the earth.

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The average centre-to-centre distance from the Earth to the Moon is 384,403 km, about thirty times the diameter of the Earth.

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On average (Semi-major axis) the moon is 384,399 km away from the earth. The orbit is not exactly circular and central though, sometimes its as close as 363,104km and sometimes its as far as 405,696 km.

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The average centre-to-centre distance from the Earth to the Moon is 384,403 km

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On average, the moon is about 384,000 km from the center of the Earth. more facts: the Moon's diameter is about 3500 km. the Moon orbits the Earth in 27.32 days.

The Moon is slowly moving away from the Earth in its orbit. The average change is currently about 38 mm per year, or about 38 km every million years.

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