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How Far is Comet 237P/LINEAR from Earth?

The distance of Comet 237P/LINEAR from Earth is currently 719,971,988 kilometers, equivalent to 4.812715 Astronomical Units. Light takes 40 minutes and 1.5680 seconds to travel from Comet 237P/LINEAR and arrive to us.

719,971,988
4.812715
40 minutes and 1.5680 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 237P/LINEAR 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 237P/LINEAR 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 237P/LINEAR from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 237P/LINEAR to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 237P/LINEAR to Earth happens on Fri Jun 9 2056 at a distance of 1.02843895 Astronomical Units, or 153,852,278 kilometers:

Fri Jun 9 2056
153,852,278
1.028439

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

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