Voyager 2 location: Glimmer of hope NASA can save deep space probe – Where is Voyager now?

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Voyager 2 location: Where is the Voyager space probe now?

Launched in 1977, both Voyager probes are now hurtling through interstellar space, making them the most distant man-made objects from Earth.

On January 30, at 12.26pm GMT (7.26am EST), NASA tracked Voyager 2 at nearly 11.5 billion miles from Earth.

At the same time, the spacecraft was approximately 11.42 billion miles from the Sun.

The Voyager 1 probe, was tracked to about 13.8 billion miles from Earth and 13.77 billion miles from the Sun.

In respect to the Sun, Voyager 2 is currently flying through space at breakneck speeds of about 34,390mph.


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