Moon, Virginia

Moon, Virginia

Unincorporated community

Moon, Virginia

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Coordinates: 37°26′36″N 76°17′34″W / 37.44333°N 76.29278°W / 37.44333; -76.29278Coordinates: 37°26′36″N 76°17′34″W / 37.44333°N 76.29278°W / 37.44333; -76.29278

Country
United States

State
Virginia

County
Mathews

Elevation
10 ft (3 m)

Time zone
Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

 • Summer (DST)
EDT (UTC-4)

ZIP code
23119

Area code(s)
804

GNIS feature ID
1470699[1]

Moon is an unincorporated community in Mathews County, Virginia, United States. Moon is 1.5 miles (2.4 km) east-northeast of Mathews. Moon has a post office with ZIP code 23119.[2]
The origin of the name “Moon” is obscure.[3] Billups House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[4]
References[edit]

^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Moon, Virginia
^ ZIP Code Lookup
^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. pp. 141–142. 
^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). “National Register Information System”. National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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Municipalities and communities of Mathews County, Virginia, United States

County seat: Mathews

CDPs

Gwynn
Mathews

Unincorporated
communities

Bavon
Bayside
Beaverlett
Blackwater
Blakes
Bohannon
Cardinal
Cobbs Creek
Cricket Hill
Diggs
Dixie
Fitchetts
Fort Nonsense
Foster
Grimstead
Hallieford
Haven Beach
Hudgins
Laban
Miles
Mobjack
Moon
Motorun
New Point
North
Onemo
Peary
Port Haywood
Pribble
Redart
Retz
Ruff
Sarah
Shadow
Soles
Susan
Tabernacle
Williams
Winter Harbor Haven

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