What is the distance between Mars and Earth?

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About 55.7 million km or 34.6 million miles is the minimum distance from Earth to Mars. Mars is at the closest point to Earth in the orbit, it’s known as “opposition”. This happens every 26 months during this period, becoming the brightest objects in the sky.
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The distance between Earth and Mars ranges, in theory, from 33.9 million to 249 million miles (54.6 million to 401 million kilometers).
This is theoretical though, and would take millions of years to get the perfect point where the planets lined up.
The minimum distance from Earth to Mars is about 55.7 million km or 34.6 million miles. Mars is at the closest point to Earth in the orbit, it’s known as “opposition”. This happens every 26 months during this period, becoming the brightest objects in the sky.
The distance from the Earth to Mars is 55.7 million km, or 34.6 million miles. Mars is one of the brightest objects in the sky; it can be seen clearly with the naked eye as a bright red star.
Since mars and earth both orbit the sun, the distance between the two planets varies. The closest mars was to earth was in August of 2003 when it was approximately 34,646,418 miles away from earth. You can find more information here: http://www.spacetoday.org/SolSys/Mars/MarsThePlanet/MarsNearEarth.html
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