How Far is Uranus from Earth?
The distance of Uranus from Earth is currently 2,823,885,729 kilometers, equivalent to 18.876510 Astronomical Units. Light takes 2 hours, 36 minutes and 59.4689 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 2013 and December 2100 the closest approach of Uranus to Earth happens on Wed Mar 15 2051 at a distance of 17.28989175 Astronomical Units, or 2,586,530,995 kilometers:
NOTE: values for the closest approach are computed with a sampling interval of 1 day.