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How Far is Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell from Earth?

The distance of Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell from Earth is currently 456,777,239 kilometers, equivalent to 3.053367 Astronomical Units. Light takes 25 minutes and 23.6449 seconds to travel from Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell and arrive to us.

456,777,239
3.053367
25 minutes and 23.6449 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell 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 52P/Harrington-Abell 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 52P/Harrington-Abell from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell to Earth happens on Wed Jan 28 2037 at a distance of 0.87840245 Astronomical Units, or 131,407,136 kilometers:

Wed Jan 28 2037
131,407,136
0.878402

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

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