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How Far is Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) from Earth?

The distance of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) from Earth is currently 1,016,878,369 kilometers, equivalent to 6.797412 Astronomical Units. Light takes 56 minutes and 31.9411 seconds to travel from Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) and arrive to us.

1,016,878,369
6.797412
56 minutes and 31.9411 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) 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 Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) 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 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Asteroid 3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA) to Earth happens on Wed Aug 28 2080 at a distance of 0.42065726 Astronomical Units, or 62,929,430 kilometers:

Wed Aug 28 2080
62,929,430
0.420657

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

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