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gowing 10,00 miles per hour how long will it take to get to jupiter from earth with earth the sun and jupiter alined like a straight line or just an estimation

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The problem, as I stated before, is this:

1) Jupiter will be far moved in that time.
2) in a straight line? both on the same side of the Sun, or on opposite sides.

Let me show you the problem...
Earth,Jupiter on the same side, aligned with the Sun.

= 4.46*92Million miles

time = distance/speed= 4.46*92000/10=41,032 hrs=1709days which during that time (4.68years), Jupiter has moved a quarter of its orbit (it takes 11 years for Jupiter to go around the Sun).

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thanks -i know that its not an exast answer did a hole project on it... but the teacher asked so an estimated answer is all i need... as i said thanks any way ...

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