Pokémon Go players have walked far enough to reach the sun from Neptune
Gamers covered distance in two months that a NASA covered in 12 years
Niantic, the company that makes Pokémon Go, announced some amazing numbers at the Apple event.
John Hanke, CEO of Niantic, said at Apple's iPhone event that players have covered a whopping 4.6 billion kilometers since the game's July 6 release.
For reference, the distance from the sun to Neptune is just under 4.5 billion kilometers. Neptune is the eighth —and farthest — planet from the sun
It took NASA probe Voyager 2 12 years to cover that distance. Pokémon Go players did it in two months.