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How Far is Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke from Earth?

The distance of Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke from Earth is currently 461,282,993 kilometers, equivalent to 3.083486 Astronomical Units. Light takes 25 minutes and 38.6744 seconds to travel from Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke and arrive to us.

461,282,993
3.083486
25 minutes and 38.6744 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke 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 7P/Pons-Winnecke from Earth between January 1900 and January 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 7P/Pons-Winnecke from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke to Earth

Between January 1900 and January 2100 the closest approach of Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke to Earth happens on Mon Jun 27 1927 at a distance of 0.03940411 Astronomical Units, or 5,894,770 kilometers:

Mon Jun 27 1927
5,894,770
0.039404

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

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