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How Far is Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) from Earth is currently 1,562,367,640 kilometers, equivalent to 10.443783 Astronomical Units. Light takes 1 hours, 26 minutes and 51.4975 seconds to travel from Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) and arrive to us.

1,562,367,640
10.443783
1 hours, 26 minutes and 51.4975 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) 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 C/2015 V2 (Johnson) from Earth between January 2013 and December 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/2015 V2 (Johnson) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) to Earth happens on Mon Jun 5 2017 at a distance of 0.81110171 Astronomical Units, or 121,339,088 kilometers:

Mon Jun 5 2017
121,339,088
0.811102

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

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