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How Far is Comet 116P/Wild 4 from Earth?

The distance of Comet 116P/Wild 4 from Earth is currently 468,999,933 kilometers, equivalent to 3.135071 Astronomical Units. Light takes 26 minutes and 4.4154 seconds to travel from Comet 116P/Wild 4 and arrive to us.

468,999,933
3.135071
26 minutes and 4.4154 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 116P/Wild 4 from Earth as a function of time. In the chart the distance data is measured in Astronomical Units and sampled with an interval of 1 day.

Distance of Comet 116P/Wild 4 from Earth between January 2013 and December 2100

The value of the reported distance might be somewhat inaccurate around the times of closest approach for objects passing extremely close to Earth. The value of the distance of 116P/Wild 4 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 116P/Wild 4 to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 116P/Wild 4 to Earth happens on Sun Apr 15 2085 at a distance of 0.52250952 Astronomical Units, or 78,166,312 kilometers:

Sun Apr 15 2085
78,166,312
0.522510

NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.

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