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How Far is Comet 49P/Arend-Rigaux from Earth?

The distance of Comet 49P/Arend-Rigaux from Earth is currently 900,693,596 kilometers, equivalent to 6.020765 Astronomical Units. Light takes 50 minutes and 4.3904 seconds to travel from Comet 49P/Arend-Rigaux and arrive to us.

900,693,596
6.020765
50 minutes and 4.3904 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 49P/Arend-Rigaux 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 49P/Arend-Rigaux 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 49P/Arend-Rigaux from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 49P/Arend-Rigaux to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 49P/Arend-Rigaux to Earth happens on Sat Dec 27 2031 at a distance of 0.55945763 Astronomical Units, or 83,693,671 kilometers:

Sat Dec 27 2031
83,693,671
0.559458

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

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