Near Earth fly 40-meter asteroid

Возле Земли пролетит 40-метровый астероид

Next week near the Earth fly 40-meter asteroid

The celestial body will approach our planet at a distance less than the distance to the moon for tens of thousands of kilometers.

The asteroid, whose width is about 40 meters, next week will fly past Earth. About it reports the edition you’ll get an answer.

So, the celestial body will approach our planet at a distance less than the distance to the moon to tens of thousands of kilometers. The size of this asteroid twice the size of the meteor that fell near Chelyabinsk in Russia in 2013.

As close to the Ground, he March 22, to watch him would be the site of the project virtual telescope.

The asteroid will move at a speed of 5 kilometers per second, which will facilitate monitoring.

Newly discovered asteroid #2019EA2 (diameter ~ 30 m) will have a close encounter with Earth on March 22, 2019 at 01:54 UT flying at a distance of 0.80 LD or ~305,000 km / 189,600 miles) https://t.co/1IqpTS5xIr pic.twitter.com/DYLMg0Z82O

— Massimo (@Rainmaker1973) on 15 March 2019.

Previously, scientists have discovered a unique asteroid that cannot be attributed to any of the previously known groups.

Was also named the date of the fall of the asteroid Apophis to Earth.

 

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