Perihelion 2016

(Slate::Bad Astronomy) – Phil Plait:

Today – Jan. 2, 2016 – at 22:49 UTC, the Earth will be at perihelion, the point in its orbit where it’s closest to the Sun. At that moment the center of the Earth will be 147,100,176 km (91,403,811 miles) from the center of the Sun. Give or take. …

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