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How Far is Comet C/2019 H1 (NEOWISE) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2019 H1 (NEOWISE) from Earth is currently 897,015,286 kilometers, equivalent to 5.996177 Astronomical Units. Light takes 49 minutes and 52.1209 seconds to travel from Comet C/2019 H1 (NEOWISE) and arrive to us.

897,015,286
5.996177
49 minutes and 52.1209 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2019 H1 (NEOWISE) 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 H1 (NEOWISE) 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 H1 (NEOWISE) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2019 H1 (NEOWISE) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2019 H1 (NEOWISE) to Earth happens on Wed May 22 2019 at a distance of 1.21651482 Astronomical Units, or 181,988,027 kilometers:

Wed May 22 2019
181,988,027
1.216515

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

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