# How Many Kilometers Does Light Travel In One Year?

## How long does it take to travel 110 light years?

There are 6 trillion miles in a light-year (approximately), so the distance we need to go is 6 trillion miles / light-year times 4 light-years, or 24 trillion miles. So, this trip would take 1.2 billion hours. There are 24 hours a day and 365.25 days per year, so this time in years is 137 thousand years.

## How long would it take to travel 111 light years?

If you could travel at 10% of the speed of light (still unattainable), it would take you more than 110 years. The phrase “more than” refers to the required acceleration and deceleration time. With current technology, it would take us well over 1,000 years to cover a distance of 11 light years.

## How far does light travel in 24 hours?

You start with the speed of light, which is about 186,000 miles per second. Then you multiply that by 3,600 seconds in an hour. Then you multiply that by 24 hours in a day.

## How far does light travel in a month?

Light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second. In one year (365.25 days) that is equivalent to 5,869,713,600,000 miles. Example: How far does light travel in 3 months. 3 months is 1/4 year. 