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How Far is Comet Skjellerup-Maristany (C/1927 X1) from Earth?

The distance of Comet Skjellerup-Maristany (C/1927 X1) from Earth is currently 17,155,849,651 kilometers, equivalent to 114.679772 Astronomical Units. Light takes 15 hours, 53 minutes and 45.7547 seconds to travel from Comet Skjellerup-Maristany (C/1927 X1) and arrive to us.

17,155,849,651
114.679772
15 hours, 53 minutes and 45.7547 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet Skjellerup-Maristany (C/1927 X1) 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 Skjellerup-Maristany (C/1927 X1) 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 C/1927 X1 (Skjellerup-Maristany) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet Skjellerup-Maristany (C/1927 X1) to Earth

Between January 1900 and January 2100 the closest approach of Comet Skjellerup-Maristany (C/1927 X1) to Earth happens on Tue Dec 13 1927 at a distance of 0.74977753 Astronomical Units, or 112,165,122 kilometers:

Tue Dec 13 1927
112,165,122
0.749778

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

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