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How Far is Comet C/2020 O2 (Amaral) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2020 O2 (Amaral) from Earth is currently 868,883,672 kilometers, equivalent to 5.808129 Astronomical Units. Light takes 48 minutes and 18.2840 seconds to travel from Comet C/2020 O2 (Amaral) and arrive to us.

868,883,672
5.808129
48 minutes and 18.2840 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2020 O2 (Amaral) 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 O2 (Amaral) 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 O2 (Amaral) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2020 O2 (Amaral) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2020 O2 (Amaral) to Earth happens on Fri Jun 11 2021 at a distance of 3.88856251 Astronomical Units, or 581,720,673 kilometers:

Fri Jun 11 2021
581,720,673
3.888563

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

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