NASA showed the convergence of the asteroid with the Earth

NASA показало сближения астероида с Землей

Florence asteroid will approach the Earth on 1 September.

Scientists of the American space Agency (NASA) released a video where you can see the animation of the close approach of asteroid Florence to the Ground. Video is published on the Agency’s channel on YouTube.

Asteroid Florence, which is one of the largest near-earth asteroids that approach the Earth on 1 September 2017 at a distance of about 7 million kilometers, which is equal to 18 times the distance between Earth and the Moon

The asteroid is the largest of all that have ever come to Earth at such a close distance.

Previously, NASA released the first pictures of the large asteroid 2014 JO25.

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