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How Far is Asteroid 288P (2006 VW139) from Earth?

The distance of Asteroid 288P (2006 VW139) from Earth is currently 602,272,520 kilometers, equivalent to 4.025943 Astronomical Units. Light takes 33 minutes and 28.9649 seconds to travel from Asteroid 288P (2006 VW139) and arrive to us.

602,272,520
4.025943
33 minutes and 28.9649 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 288P (2006 VW139) 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 288P (2006 VW139) 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 288P (2006 VW139) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Asteroid 288P (2006 VW139) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid 288P (2006 VW139) to Earth happens on Sun Sep 11 2016 at a distance of 1.44908004 Astronomical Units, or 216,779,289 kilometers:

Sun Sep 11 2016
216,779,289
1.449080

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

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