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How Far is Comet C/2019 B1 (Africano) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2019 B1 (Africano) from Earth is currently 906,838,056 kilometers, equivalent to 6.061838 Astronomical Units. Light takes 50 minutes and 24.8862 seconds to travel from Comet C/2019 B1 (Africano) and arrive to us.

906,838,056
6.061838
50 minutes and 24.8862 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2019 B1 (Africano) 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/2019 B1 (Africano) 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/2019 B1 (Africano) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2019 B1 (Africano) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2019 B1 (Africano) to Earth happens on Mon Feb 11 2019 at a distance of 0.92470135 Astronomical Units, or 138,333,353 kilometers:

Mon Feb 11 2019
138,333,353
0.924701

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

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