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How Far is Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos from Earth?

The distance of Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos from Earth is currently 995,538,968 kilometers, equivalent to 6.654767 Astronomical Units. Light takes 55 minutes and 20.7606 seconds to travel from Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos and arrive to us.

995,538,968
6.654767
55 minutes and 20.7606 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos 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 18D/Perrine-Mrkos 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 18D/Perrine-Mrkos from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos to Earth happens on Sun Nov 28 2032 at a distance of 0.78463206 Astronomical Units, or 117,379,285 kilometers:

Sun Nov 28 2032
117,379,285
0.784632

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

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