Galaxies Receding Speed Calculator

The Galaxies Receding Speed Calculator will calculate the:

  1. Receding speed of a galaxy when its distance from us (expressed in megaparsecs) is known

Calculation Parameters: The Milky Way is assumed as centre of the Universe The calculations allow for the margin of error in the Hubble's Constant

Galaxies Receding Speed Calculator
Galaxies Receding Speed Calculator Results (detailed calculations and formula below)
Receding speed of galaxy (v) = km/s [kilometer per second]
Receding speed of galaxy calculation
v = H0 × r
v = 2.4/73.8 ×
v = ×
v =
Galaxies Receding Speed Calculator Input Values
Distance of the remote galaxy from Milky Way (r) Mpc [megaparsec]
Hubble's Constant (H0) km/s·Mpc [kilometer per (second · megaparsec)]

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Receding speed of galaxy Formula and Calculation

v = H0 × r

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