# How far is Jupiter from the Earth?

Jan 22, 2016

At Closest point: 365 Million miles
At Farthest point: 601 Million miles

#### Explanation:

We know that planets are continuously orbiting the Sun. So, by this phenomena we can conclude the nearest and farthest point between the planets.

The Earth when closest to Jupiter, then its distance is:

365,000,0 miles or 588,000,0 kms.
In Astronomical Units(AU) = 0.03926597065 AU

When the Earth is farthest from Jupiter, then its distance is:

601,000,0 miles or 968,000,0 kms
In Astronomical Units(AU) = 0.06465437907 AU