How Far is Comet ATLAS (C/2019 Y4) from Earth?
The distance of Comet ATLAS (C/2019 Y4) from Earth is currently 1,490,382,685 kilometers, equivalent to 9.962593 Astronomical Units. Light takes 1 hours, 22 minutes and 51.3815 seconds to travel from Comet ATLAS (C/2019 Y4) and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Comet ATLAS (C/2019 Y4) 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.
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 Y4 (ATLAS) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Comet ATLAS (C/2019 Y4) to Earth
Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet ATLAS (C/2019 Y4) to Earth happens on Sun May 24 2020 at a distance of 0.78598265 Astronomical Units, or 117,581,331 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.