How Far is Comet 40P/Vaisala 1 from Earth?
The distance of Comet 40P/Vaisala 1 from Earth is currently 1,175,445,819 kilometers, equivalent to 7.857370 Astronomical Units. Light takes 1 hours, 5 minutes and 20.8652 seconds to travel from Comet 40P/Vaisala 1 and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Comet 40P/Vaisala 1 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 40P/Vaisala 1 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Comet 40P/Vaisala 1 to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 40P/Vaisala 1 to Earth happens on Mon Mar 24 2070 at a distance of 0.87946012 Astronomical Units, or 131,565,361 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.