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How Far is Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte from Earth?

The distance of Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte from Earth is currently 386,231,975 kilometers, equivalent to 2.581801 Astronomical Units. Light takes 21 minutes and 28.3312 seconds to travel from Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte and arrive to us.

386,231,975
2.581801
21 minutes and 28.3312 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte 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 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte 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 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte to Earth happens on Wed Aug 7 2086 at a distance of 0.34737954 Astronomical Units, or 51,967,240 kilometers:

Wed Aug 7 2086
51,967,240
0.347380

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

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