How Far is Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte from Earth?
The distance of Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte from Earth is currently 186,246,244 kilometers, equivalent to 1.244979 Astronomical Units. Light takes 10 minutes and 21.2506 seconds to travel from Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte and arrive to us.
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.
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 0.34737806 Astronomical Units, or 51,967,018 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.