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How Far is Asteroid (NEO) 2017 GK6 from Earth?

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2017 GK6 from Earth is currently 141,432,791 kilometers, equivalent to 0.945420 Astronomical Units. Light takes 7 minutes and 51.7690 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2017 GK6 and arrive to us.

141,432,791
0.945420
7 minutes and 51.7690 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2017 GK6 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 Asteroid (NEO) 2017 GK6 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.

Closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2017 GK6 to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2017 GK6 to Earth happens on Wed Apr 5 2017 at a distance of 0.00740815 Astronomical Units, or 1,108,244 kilometers:

Wed Apr 5 2017
1,108,244
0.007408

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

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