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551 hands is about 0.0000002 times as long as The Distance from Earth to the Moon
In other words, it's 0.00000014561990 times the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon, and the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon is 6,867,193 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Luna) (median of semi-major axis, or apigee, and semi-minor axes, or perigee)
The orbit of the Moon around the Earth is elliptical, with an average distance of 3,783,824,000 hands from center-to-center. About 428.376 kg of moon rock have been cataloged on the Earth, from the American Apollo and Soviet Luna Programs, and from samples that have been extracted from meteorites.
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