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How Far is Comet C/2021 P4 (ATLAS) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2021 P4 (ATLAS) from Earth is currently 525,838,485 kilometers, equivalent to 3.515013 Astronomical Units. Light takes 29 minutes and 14.0084 seconds to travel from Comet C/2021 P4 (ATLAS) and arrive to us.

525,838,485
3.515013
29 minutes and 14.0084 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2021 P4 (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/2021 P4 (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/2021 P4 (ATLAS) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2021 P4 (ATLAS) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2021 P4 (ATLAS) to Earth happens on Wed Jul 13 2022 at a distance of 1.95786121 Astronomical Units, or 292,891,869 kilometers:

Wed Jul 13 2022
292,891,869
1.957861

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

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