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Moon Distances for Wichita, USA - Kansas


Local time history for years before 1970 is not available for Wichita.
Instead, local time for Chicago is used for years before 1970.

The Moon Distance Calculator calculates the approximate minumum and maximum distances from the Moon to the Earth.

The Moon's distance to Earth varies. The two extreme points of the Moon’s orbit each month are known as the lunar perigee and apogee. The table below shows the time of lunar perigee and apogee.

Closest Approach (Perigee)

DateLocal TimeDistance in kmDistance in miles
Jan 265:16 am356,460 km221,494 mi
Feb 235:52 pm357,532 km222,160 mi
Mar 231:40 am361,514 km224,634 mi
Apr 197:06 pm366,825 km227,935 mi
May 1511:13 am369,744 km229,748 mi
Jun 101:44 pm366,127 km227,501 mi
Jul 89:08 am361,262 km224,478 mi
Aug 53:17 pm357,919 km222,400 mi
Sep 31:08 am357,158 km221,928 mi
Oct 19:54 am359,315 km223,268 mi
Oct 292:18 pm363,949 km226,147 mi
Nov 256:50 pm369,243 km229,437 mi
Dec 2011:10 am368,764 km229,139 mi
* Distances are approximate. Closest Approach (Perigee) is highlighted.

Furthest Apart (Apogee)

DateLocal TimeDistance in kmDistance in miles
Jan 1211:46 pm406,556 km252,622 mi
Feb 912:18 am406,696 km252,709 mi
Mar 77:29 am406,199 km252,400 mi
Apr 311:49 pm405,188 km251,772 mi
May 17:57 pm404,364 km251,260 mi
May 292:55 pm404,316 km251,230 mi
Jun 268:16 am405,030 km251,674 mi
Jul 239:54 pm405,939 km252,239 mi
Aug 204:10 am406,399 km252,524 mi
Sep 166:19 am406,203 km252,403 mi
Oct 133:17 pm405,469 km251,947 mi
Nov 108:35 am404,631 km251,426 mi
Dec 85:19 am404,329 km251,239 mi
* Distances are approximate. Furthest Apart (Apogee) is highlighted.



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