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How Far is Asteroid 5 Astraea from Earth?

The distance of Asteroid 5 Astraea from Earth is currently 420,970,705 kilometers, equivalent to 2.814015 Astronomical Units. Light takes 23 minutes and 24.2071 seconds to travel from Asteroid 5 Astraea and arrive to us.

420,970,705
2.814015
23 minutes and 24.2071 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 5 Astraea 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 Asteroid 5 Astraea 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 5 Astraea from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Asteroid 5 Astraea to Earth

Between January 1900 and January 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid 5 Astraea to Earth happens on Fri Feb 13 1925 at a distance of 1.09309954 Astronomical Units, or 163,525,363 kilometers:

Fri Feb 13 1925
163,525,363
1.093100

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

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