How Far is Comet 37P/Forbes from Earth?
The distance of Comet 37P/Forbes from Earth is currently 904,097,794 kilometers, equivalent to 6.043520 Astronomical Units. Light takes 50 minutes and 15.7456 seconds to travel from Comet 37P/Forbes and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Comet 37P/Forbes 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.
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 37P/Forbes from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Comet 37P/Forbes to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 37P/Forbes to Earth happens on Mon Jul 23 2063 at a distance of 0.63306708 Astronomical Units, or 94,705,487 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.