How Far is Comet 4P/Faye from Earth?
The distance of Comet 4P/Faye from Earth is currently 384,616,333 kilometers, equivalent to 2.571001 Astronomical Units. Light takes 21 minutes and 22.9420 seconds to travel from Comet 4P/Faye and arrive to us.
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.
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 Fri Nov 3 2073 at a distance of 0.61626887 Astronomical Units, or 92,192,511 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.