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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.

904,097,794
6.043520
50 minutes and 15.7456 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 0.63306708 Astronomical Units, or 94,705,487 kilometers:

Mon Jul 23 2063
94,705,487
0.633067

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

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