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How Far is Asteroid (NEO) 2017 WJ16 from Earth?

The distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2017 WJ16 from Earth is currently 24,771,652 kilometers, equivalent to 0.165588 Astronomical Units. Light takes 1 minutes and 22.6293 seconds to travel from Asteroid (NEO) 2017 WJ16 and arrive to us.

24,771,652
0.165588
1 minutes and 22.6293 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid (NEO) 2017 WJ16 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 WJ16 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 WJ16 to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid (NEO) 2017 WJ16 to Earth happens on Sun Nov 21 2055 at a distance of 0.00873506 Astronomical Units, or 1,306,746 kilometers:

Sun Nov 21 2055
1,306,746
0.008735

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

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