Average distance from Earth - 3,84,365 km
Diameter - 3,476 km
Ratio of diameter of moon to that of earth - 1 : 3.7
Rotation speed - 27 days, 2hrs, 43 min & 11.47Sec.
Revolution Speed - 27 days, 7hrs, 43 min & 11.47 Sec.
Time taken by moonlight to reach earth - 1.3 Sec
Percent of surface visible from earth - 59%
First man to reach moon - Neil Armstrong and Edvin Aldrin on Apollo XI (1969)
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