breaking news 2 Asteroids Fly By Earth Safely last minute news
MetiNews.Com - Rocky visitors passed by Earth within 2 hours of each other, says California based Center for Near Earth Object Studies.
Breaking News ! This week two asteroids, one the size of a bus and the other a car, passed by the Earth safely, the Center for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) announced on Wednesday. According to CNEOS – part of US space agency NASA based in Pasadena, California – the close flybys happened within the space of just two hours on Monday. The first asteroid, a bus-sized space rock called 2020 RF3, flew by the Earth at distance of 94,000 kilometers (58,500 miles) at 0649GMT. Roughly two hours later, the second rock, a car-sized asteroid called 2020 RD4, forged a similar path 106,000 kilometers (65,700 miles) away from the Earth at 0833GMT.
. Every year, a large number of asteroids are dispersed into the interior of the solar system. Some of them could enter the Earth's orbit. *Writing by Fahri Aksut -
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