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Moon Distances for New York, USA - New York

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 227:31 am366,926 km227,997 mi
Feb 194:36 am361,436 km224,586 mi
Mar 192:38 pm357,814 km222,335 mi
Apr 171:58 am357,136 km221,914 mi
May 1511:06 am359,390 km223,315 mi
Jun 121:07 pm363,779 km226,042 mi
Jul 95:41 pm368,528 km228,992 mi
Aug 37:50 pm368,891 km229,218 mi
Aug 308:12 pm364,171 km226,285 mi
Sep 279:54 pm359,419 km223,332 mi
Oct 267:48 am356,753 km221,676 mi
Nov 237:12 pm357,194 km221,950 mi
Dec 225:13 am360,814 km224,200 mi
* Distances are approximate. Closest Approach (Perigee) is highlighted.

Furthest Apart (Apogee)

DateLocal TimeDistance in kmDistance in miles
Jan 1011:25 am404,335 km251,242 mi
Feb 77:39 am404,992 km251,651 mi
Mar 610:37 pm405,853 km252,186 mi
Apr 34:37 am406,329 km252,481 mi
Apr 306:55 am406,209 km252,407 mi
May 276:02 pm405,460 km251,941 mi
Jun 2410:25 am404,540 km251,370 mi
Jul 224:42 am404,150 km251,127 mi
Aug 1811:27 pm404,618 km251,418 mi
Sep 155:05 pm405,642 km252,054 mi
Oct 135:51 am406,492 km252,582 mi
Nov 97:31 am406,671 km252,694 mi
Dec 611:53 am406,235 km252,423 mi
* Distances are approximate. Furthest Apart (Apogee) is highlighted.



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