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Mars will be closest to the Earth this week than it will be in the next 15 years: NASA

Mars will be closest to the Earth this week than it will be in the next 15 years: NASA

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By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 8, 2020 9:33:48 pm The closest proximity of Earth and Mars at a distance of 54.6 million kilometres will perhaps be possible when Earth remains far away from Sun, called Aphelion, and Mars remains nearest to the Sun, called Perihelion. (Image: Pixabay)Yes, you read that right, the red planet will be in our nearest proximity, which will allow us to see our cosmic neighbour clearly. According to NASA, it is easily visible from midnight onwards in the ongoing month of October. The US-based space agency has said that from October 6 onwards the distance between Mars and the Earth will just be 62.1 million kilome...