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How Far is Comet 70P/Kojima from Earth?

The distance of Comet 70P/Kojima from Earth is currently 516,004,220 kilometers, equivalent to 3.449275 Astronomical Units. Light takes 28 minutes and 41.2048 seconds to travel from Comet 70P/Kojima and arrive to us.

516,004,220
3.449275
28 minutes and 41.2048 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 70P/Kojima 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 70P/Kojima 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 70P/Kojima from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 70P/Kojima to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 70P/Kojima to Earth happens on Sun Feb 18 2029 at a distance of 1.15852897 Astronomical Units, or 173,313,468 kilometers:

Sun Feb 18 2029
173,313,468
1.158529

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

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