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Comets » Comet 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh

How Far is Comet 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh from Earth?

The distance of Comet 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh from Earth is currently 814,782,264 kilometers, equivalent to 5.446483 Astronomical Units. Light takes 45 minutes and 17.8211 seconds to travel from Comet 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh and arrive to us.

814,782,264
5.446483
45 minutes and 17.8211 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh 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 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh 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 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh to Earth happens on Mon Jul 11 2089 at a distance of 2.16144559 Astronomical Units, or 323,347,658 kilometers:

Mon Jul 11 2089
323,347,658
2.161446

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

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