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How Far is Comet C/2019 B3 (PANSTARRS) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2019 B3 (PANSTARRS) from Earth is currently 1,091,766,401 kilometers, equivalent to 7.298008 Astronomical Units. Light takes 1 hours, 41.7407 seconds to travel from Comet C/2019 B3 (PANSTARRS) and arrive to us.

1,091,766,401
7.298008
1 hours, 41.7407 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2019 B3 (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/2019 B3 (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/2019 B3 (PANSTARRS) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2019 B3 (PANSTARRS) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2019 B3 (PANSTARRS) to Earth happens on Sun May 3 2020 at a distance of 6.52052015 Astronomical Units, or 975,455,932 kilometers:

Sun May 3 2020
975,455,932
6.520520

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

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