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How Far is Comet 37P/Forbes from Earth?

The distance of Comet 37P/Forbes from Earth is currently 696,165,494 kilometers, equivalent to 4.653579 Astronomical Units. Light takes 38 minutes and 42.1581 seconds to travel from Comet 37P/Forbes and arrive to us.

696,165,494
4.653579
38 minutes and 42.1581 seconds

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.

Distance of Comet 37P/Forbes 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 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 0.63282568 Astronomical Units, or 94,669,375 kilometers:

Mon Jul 23 2063
94,669,375
0.632826

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

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