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How Far is Comet C/2019 K1 (ATLAS) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2019 K1 (ATLAS) from Earth is currently 561,049,662 kilometers, equivalent to 3.750385 Astronomical Units. Light takes 31 minutes and 11.4602 seconds to travel from Comet C/2019 K1 (ATLAS) and arrive to us.

561,049,662
3.750385
31 minutes and 11.4602 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2019 K1 (ATLAS) 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 K1 (ATLAS) 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 K1 (ATLAS) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2019 K1 (ATLAS) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2019 K1 (ATLAS) to Earth happens on Mon Feb 24 2020 at a distance of 2.28734708 Astronomical Units, or 342,182,253 kilometers:

Mon Feb 24 2020
342,182,253
2.287347

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

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