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Showing posts with label Near-Earth Asteroid. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Near-Earth Asteroid. Show all posts

Friday, November 9, 2018

How to Watch a Near-Earth Asteroid Zoom Closer to Earth than the Moon


How to Watch a Near-Earth Asteroid Zoom Closer to Earth than the Moon


Article Excerpt: "... On Saturday (Nov. 10), the near-Earth asteroid 2018 VX1 will zip within about 236,100 miles (380,000 kilometers) of Earth. That's closer than the moon, which hangs out about 238,900 miles (384,400 km) away as it orbits Earth. While this space rock encounter is close, it won't pose any danger ..."


Reference: www.livescience.com