How Far is BepiColombo from Earth?
The distance of BepiColombo from Earth is currently 224,178,751 kilometers, equivalent to 1.498542 Astronomical Units. Light takes 12 minutes and 27.7798 seconds to travel from BepiColombo and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of BepiColombo 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 BepiColombo from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of BepiColombo to Earth
Between October 2018 and November 2025 the closest approach of BepiColombo to Earth happens on Fri Apr 10 2020 at a distance of 0.00058190 Astronomical Units, or 87,050 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.