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Comets » Comet 27P/Crommelin

How Far is Comet 27P/Crommelin from Earth?

The distance of Comet 27P/Crommelin from Earth is currently 2,678,946,387 kilometers, equivalent to 17.907651 Astronomical Units. Light takes 2 hours, 28 minutes and 56.0033 seconds to travel from Comet 27P/Crommelin and arrive to us.

2,678,946,387
17.907651
2 hours, 28 minutes and 56.0033 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 27P/Crommelin 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 27P/Crommelin 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 27P/Crommelin from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 27P/Crommelin to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 27P/Crommelin to Earth happens on Thu Jul 8 2066 at a distance of 1.66396621 Astronomical Units, or 248,925,802 kilometers:

Thu Jul 8 2066
248,925,802
1.663966

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

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