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How Far is Comet C/2019 J1 (Lemmon) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2019 J1 (Lemmon) from Earth is currently 776,512,030 kilometers, equivalent to 5.190662 Astronomical Units. Light takes 43 minutes and 10.1653 seconds to travel from Comet C/2019 J1 (Lemmon) and arrive to us.

776,512,030
5.190662
43 minutes and 10.1653 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2019 J1 (Lemmon) 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 J1 (Lemmon) 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 J1 (Lemmon) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2019 J1 (Lemmon) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2019 J1 (Lemmon) to Earth happens on Wed Jul 3 2019 at a distance of 1.67216030 Astronomical Units, or 250,151,621 kilometers:

Wed Jul 3 2019
250,151,621
1.672160

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

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