# How Far is Comet C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) from Earth is currently 539,369,747 kilometers, equivalent to 3.605464 Astronomical Units. Light takes 29 minutes and 59.1438 seconds to travel from Comet C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) and arrive to us.

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) 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 C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

# Closest approach of Comet C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) to Earth happens on Sun Mar 17 2019 at a distance of 2.72426635 Astronomical Units, or 407,544,446 kilometers:

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