How Far is Uranus from Earth?
The distance of Uranus from Earth is currently 2,810,675,447 kilometers, equivalent to 18.788205 Astronomical Units. Light takes 2 hours, 36 minutes and 15.4041 seconds to travel from Uranus and arrive to us.
The following chart shows the distance of Uranus 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.
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 Uranus from Earth is also available as a real time updated value in the Live Position and Data Tracker.
Closest approach of Uranus to Earth
Between January 1900 and January 2100 the closest approach of Uranus to Earth happens on Wed Mar 15 2051 at a distance of 17.28989022 Astronomical Units, or 2,586,530,766 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.