At 1 kilometer per second how long would it take to travel to a star 4.4 light years away?

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A light year is the distance light would travel in one year's time.

The first step is to convert 4.4 light years to kilometers. Light travels at 300,000 kilometers per second. There are 60 seconds in a minute, 60 minutes in an hour, 24 hours in a day and 365 days in a...

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It would take 1.32 million years to travel

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