How Far is Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley from Earth?
The distance of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley from Earth is currently 538,786,107 kilometers, equivalent to 3.601563 Astronomical Units. Light takes 29 minutes and 57.1970 seconds to travel from Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley 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.
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 119P/Parker-Hartley from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley to Earth happens on Sun Dec 4 2044 at a distance of 1.32480123 Astronomical Units, or 198,187,444 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.