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How Far is Comet C/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) from Earth is currently 672,687,141 kilometers, equivalent to 4.496636 Astronomical Units. Light takes 37 minutes and 23.8428 seconds to travel from Comet C/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) and arrive to us.

672,687,141
4.496636
37 minutes and 23.8428 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) 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/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) 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/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2018 F4 (PANSTARRS) to Earth happens on Wed Oct 7 2020 at a distance of 4.04205926 Astronomical Units, or 604,683,460 kilometers:

Wed Oct 7 2020
604,683,460
4.042059

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

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