Asked in Planet Jupiter
How long will it take to get to Jupiter going at 2 million km an hour?
December 01, 2008 12:54PM
Earth is 1 AU from the Sun and Jupiter is 5.2 AU from the sun. Assuming we travel in a straight line we need to pass 4.2*150= 630 million kilometers.
At 2 million km/hr it would take 315 hours which is 13 days and 8 hours.
This calculation is not considering relativistic effects.