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How Far is Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) from Earth?

The distance of Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) from Earth is currently 850,677,237 kilometers, equivalent to 5.686426 Astronomical Units. Light takes 47 minutes and 17.5538 seconds to travel from Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) and arrive to us.

850,677,237
5.686426
47 minutes and 17.5538 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) 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 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) 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 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) to Earth happens on Sat Apr 8 2023 at a distance of 0.12071916 Astronomical Units, or 18,059,329 kilometers:

Sat Apr 8 2023
18,059,329
0.120719

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

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