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How Far is Comet 4P/Faye from Earth?

The distance of Comet 4P/Faye from Earth is currently 484,527,390 kilometers, equivalent to 3.238866 Astronomical Units. Light takes 26 minutes and 56.2094 seconds to travel from Comet 4P/Faye and arrive to us.

484,527,390
3.238866
26 minutes and 56.2094 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 4P/Faye 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 4P/Faye 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 4P/Faye from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 4P/Faye to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 4P/Faye to Earth happens on Tue Oct 31 2073 at a distance of 0.61268764 Astronomical Units, or 91,656,767 kilometers:

Tue Oct 31 2073
91,656,767
0.612688

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

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