What is the furthest distance a space exploration vehicle launched on earth ever traveled away from earth?
The Voyager 1, which was launched in 1977, is the farthest man-made object from Earth. It is still traveling away from the Earth, and is now approximately 11.7 billion mil…es from Earth. All contact is lost with the spacecraft, and its batteries are expected to die in a few years. Interesting information still arriving from the edge of the Heliopause: thunderbolts.info/wp/2012/10/30/voyager-1-mystery-solar-wind-ceases/. (MORE)