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Facts About the Moon

Distance to Earth 384.403 km (avg.)
406.740 km (max, Apogee)
356.410 km (min, Perigee)
Age 4,6 Billion Years
Speed 3700 km/h
Inclination of the Orbit 5° 9'
Time of Circulation sidereal 27d 7h 43 min
synodic 29d 12h 44min
Radius 1.738 km
Mass 0,07349*1024 kg = 1/81 of mass of the earth
Volume 2,1973*1010 km3 = 1/50 of volume of the earth
Density 3.340 kg/m3
Temperature on the Equator Day 127° C
Night -173° C
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