The orbit of the earth around the sun is elliptical in shape with sun at a focus. The semi major axis is of length 92.9 million miles and eccentricity is 0.017. Find how close the earth gets to sun and the greatest possible distance between the earth and the sun.

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2014-03-12T06:23:26+05:30
The closest distance of the earth from the sun is 91.3207 million miles 
 and farthest distance of the earth from the sun is 94.4793 million miles 
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