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How Far is Comet C/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) from Earth?

The distance of Comet C/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) from Earth is currently 368,401,106 kilometers, equivalent to 2.462609 Astronomical Units. Light takes 20 minutes and 28.8538 seconds to travel from Comet C/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) and arrive to us.

368,401,106
2.462609
20 minutes and 28.8538 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet C/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) 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/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) 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/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet C/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet C/2022 A1 (Sarneczky) to Earth happens on Sun Jan 9 2022 at a distance of 0.31920352 Astronomical Units, or 47,752,167 kilometers:

Sun Jan 9 2022
47,752,167
0.319204

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

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