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How Far is Comet 260P/McNaught from Earth?

The distance of Comet 260P/McNaught from Earth is currently 85,593,106 kilometers, equivalent to 0.572155 Astronomical Units. Light takes 4 minutes and 45.5079 seconds to travel from Comet 260P/McNaught and arrive to us.

85,593,106
0.572155
4 minutes and 45.5079 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 260P/McNaught 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 260P/McNaught 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 260P/McNaught from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 260P/McNaught to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 260P/McNaught to Earth happens on Fri Oct 4 2019 at a distance of 0.56219605 Astronomical Units, or 84,103,332 kilometers:

Fri Oct 4 2019
84,103,332
0.562196

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

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