# How long does it take for light to across the diameter of Earth's orbit around the sun?

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Dec 11, 2016

#### Answer:

Average earth Sun distance= 15 million KM.

#### Explanation:

So diameter wikll be 30,000000KM. more correctlyt 299,200,000 M.kmLight travels at speed of 300,000KM/second. 997.3 seconds

997/60= 16.62 minutes.