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505 hanks is about one-five-hundredth as long as The Distance from Earth to the Moon.
In other words, it's 0.001921865 times the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon, and the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon is 520.32790 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 262,765.50 hanks 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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