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How Far is Uranus from Earth?

The distance of Uranus from Earth is currently 2,963,997,014 kilometers, equivalent to 19.813096 Astronomical Units. Light takes 2 hours, 44 minutes and 46.8298 seconds to travel from Uranus and arrive to us.

2,963,997,014
19.813096
2 hours, 44 minutes and 46.8298 seconds

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.

Distance of Uranus from Earth between January 1600 and December 2499

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 1600 and December 2499 the closest approach of Uranus to Earth happens on Sat Mar 21 2471 at a distance of 17.26046559 Astronomical Units, or 2,582,128,904 kilometers:

Sat Mar 21 2471
2,582,128,904
17.260466

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

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