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How fast is Halley's comet?

How fast is Halley's comet?

54.55 kilometers per second

Will Halley's comet ever hit Earth?

It will be decades until Halley's gets close to Earth again in 2061, but in the meantime, you can see its remnants every year. The Orionid meteor shower, which is spawned by Halley's fragments, occurs annually in October.