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Comets » Comet P/2022 P2 (ZTF)

How Far is Comet P/2022 P2 (ZTF) from Earth?

The distance of Comet P/2022 P2 (ZTF) from Earth is currently 495,518,683 kilometers, equivalent to 3.312338 Astronomical Units. Light takes 27 minutes and 32.8724 seconds to travel from Comet P/2022 P2 (ZTF) and arrive to us.

495,518,683
3.312338
27 minutes and 32.8724 seconds

The following chart shows the distance of Comet P/2022 P2 (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/2022 P2 (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/2022 P2 (ZTF) from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.

Closest approach of Comet P/2022 P2 (ZTF) to Earth

Between January 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Comet P/2022 P2 (ZTF) to Earth happens on Tue Nov 11 2031 at a distance of 1.16102879 Astronomical Units, or 173,687,435 kilometers:

Tue Nov 11 2031
173,687,435
1.161029

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

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