How Far is Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke from Earth?
The distance of Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke from Earth is currently 162,011,494 kilometers, equivalent to 1.082980 Astronomical Units. Light takes 9 minutes and 0.4122 seconds to travel from Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke and arrive to us.
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.
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:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.