How Far is Comet 72P/Denning-Fujikawa from Earth?
The distance of Comet 72P/Denning-Fujikawa from Earth is currently 794,261,682 kilometers, equivalent to 5.309311 Astronomical Units. Light takes 44 minutes and 9.3718 seconds to travel from Comet 72P/Denning-Fujikawa and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Comet 72P/Denning-Fujikawa 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 72P/Denning-Fujikawa from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Comet 72P/Denning-Fujikawa to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 72P/Denning-Fujikawa to Earth happens on Mon Aug 18 2059 at a distance of 0.17287238 Astronomical Units, or 25,861,340 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.