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How Far is Comet 6P/d'Arrest from Earth?

The distance of Comet 6P/d'Arrest from Earth is currently 847,579,463 kilometers, equivalent to 5.665719 Astronomical Units. Light takes 47 minutes and 7.2208 seconds to travel from Comet 6P/d'Arrest and arrive to us.

847,579,463
5.665719
47 minutes and 7.2208 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 6P/d'Arrest 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 6P/d'Arrest 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 6P/d'Arrest from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 6P/d'Arrest to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 6P/d'Arrest to Earth happens on Wed Aug 7 2047 at a distance of 0.31708758 Astronomical Units, or 47,435,627 kilometers:

Wed Aug 7 2047
47,435,627
0.317088

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

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