What is the furthest man has travled into space?
From Cape Canaveral, around the moon, and back to earth.
Greatest distance from earth during the trip = about 240,000 miles, or roughly
-- 0.0056 of the shortest possible distance to Mars,
-- 0.0026 of the distance to the sun,
-- 0.00000004 of the distance to the nearest star outside the solar system.
Umm... the moon? Somewhere in space, I would imagine. Maybe Antarctica or somewhere in the desert if not space. ______________________________________ Improved Answer The furthest any human being has been from other humans was obviously in outer space! In distances the furtherst measures to just about 238, 855 in miles (english) or 384, 400km (metric). Hope this helped. Answer The furthest away a single human being has ever been from any other human being are the…
The furthest any human has ever been from Earth is Lunar orbit, with the Apollo 13 crew (Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigart) holding the distance record at 400,171 km from Earth. (This is kind of a "booby prize", as they were unable to land on the Moon as planned, but their emergency rescue orbit was slightly higher than the parking orbits used by the other Apollo missions.) The current distance record for any…