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How Far is Comet P/2021 N1 (ZTF) from Earth?

The distance of Comet P/2021 N1 (ZTF) from Earth is currently 566,206,617 kilometers, equivalent to 3.784857 Astronomical Units. Light takes 31 minutes and 28.6620 seconds to travel from Comet P/2021 N1 (ZTF) and arrive to us.

566,206,617
3.784857
31 minutes and 28.6620 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet P/2021 N1 (ZTF) 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 P/2021 N1 (ZTF) 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 P/2021 N1 (ZTF) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet P/2021 N1 (ZTF) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet P/2021 N1 (ZTF) to Earth happens on Tue Aug 29 2073 at a distance of 0.12251766 Astronomical Units, or 18,328,381 kilometers:

Tue Aug 29 2073
18,328,381
0.122518

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

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