Asteroid alert: A large rock just appeared on NASA's radars and it's approaching Earth

A LARGE asteroid flying through space at nearly 12,000mph will come screeching past our home planet tomorrow morning, just six days after NASA’s trackers first observed it.

The asteroid, dubbed 2019 RX2, is one of many so-called “Near-Earth Objects” or NEOs dangerously approaching our planet. The asteroid is currently flying on a "Close Earth Approach" trajectory that will bring it near Earth on Thursday, September 12. The flyby comes just six days after NASA first observed the asteroid’s orbit on September 6. NASA is now certain the rock will approach us around 4.19am BST (3.19am UTC) tomorrow.

Asteroid 2019 RX2 is an Apollo-type space...
source: Express

2019-09-11 13:11
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