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How Far is Comet C/2019 K4 from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2019 K4 from Earth is currently 894,820,905 kilometers, equivalent to 5.981508 Astronomical Units. Light takes 49 minutes and 44.8013 seconds to travel from Comet C/2019 K4 and arrive to us.

894,820,905
5.981508
49 minutes and 44.8013 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2019 K4 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 K4 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 K4 from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2019 K4 to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2019 K4 to Earth happens on Tue Sep 17 2019 at a distance of 1.50691503 Astronomical Units, or 225,431,280 kilometers:

Tue Sep 17 2019
225,431,280
1.506915

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

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