The nearest date of the closest approach of the Earth and the Sun has been announced

Scientists have named the nearest date when our planet will be as close as possible to the Sun. Surprisingly will happen

this is not a few months, but from day to day - in early January.

In general, such an event is annual,after all, as you know, the Earth makes one revolution around the nearest star in about one year. The nearest such "arrival" will happen on January 2 - the distance between our planet and the main celestial body of our system will be about 147 million km, according to the Moscow Planetarium.