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How Far is Comet 24P/Schaumasse from Earth?

The distance of Comet 24P/Schaumasse from Earth is currently 990,816,355 kilometers, equivalent to 6.623198 Astronomical Units. Light takes 55 minutes and 5.0076 seconds to travel from Comet 24P/Schaumasse and arrive to us.

990,816,355
6.623198
55 minutes and 5.0076 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 24P/Schaumasse 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 24P/Schaumasse 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 24P/Schaumasse from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 24P/Schaumasse to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 24P/Schaumasse to Earth happens on Mon Jan 27 2059 at a distance of 0.29004955 Astronomical Units, or 43,390,795 kilometers:

Mon Jan 27 2059
43,390,795
0.290050

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

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