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How Far is Comet C/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) from Earth is currently 282,234,905 kilometers, equivalent to 1.886624 Astronomical Units. Light takes 15 minutes and 41.4343 seconds to travel from Comet C/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) and arrive to us.

282,234,905
1.886624
15 minutes and 41.4343 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) 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/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) 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/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2020 H3 (Wierzchos) to Earth happens on Sun Jun 21 2020 at a distance of 1.61924744 Astronomical Units, or 242,235,970 kilometers:

Sun Jun 21 2020
242,235,970
1.619247

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

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