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How Far is Comet C/2019 F1 (ATLAS-Africano) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2019 F1 (ATLAS-Africano) from Earth is currently 696,455,160 kilometers, equivalent to 4.655515 Astronomical Units. Light takes 38 minutes and 43.1244 seconds to travel from Comet C/2019 F1 (ATLAS-Africano) and arrive to us.

696,455,160
4.655515
38 minutes and 43.1244 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2019 F1 (ATLAS-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 F1 (ATLAS-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 F1 (ATLAS-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 F1 (ATLAS-Africano) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2019 F1 (ATLAS-Africano) to Earth happens on Mon Jun 21 2021 at a distance of 3.05107700 Astronomical Units, or 456,434,624 kilometers:

Mon Jun 21 2021
456,434,624
3.051077

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

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