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How Far is Comet 66P/du Toit from Earth?

The distance of Comet 66P/du Toit from Earth is currently 907,548,409 kilometers, equivalent to 6.066586 Astronomical Units. Light takes 50 minutes and 27.2556 seconds to travel from Comet 66P/du Toit and arrive to us.

907,548,409
6.066586
50 minutes and 27.2556 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 66P/du Toit 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 66P/du Toit 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 66P/du Toit from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 66P/du Toit to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 66P/du Toit to Earth happens on Fri May 18 2018 at a distance of 0.89600276 Astronomical Units, or 134,040,105 kilometers:

Fri May 18 2018
134,040,105
0.896003

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

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