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Just In: Small Asteroid May Pass Within 36,000 miles of Earth on Tuesday! October 10, 2010

Posted by jcconwell in Asteroid, Astronomy.
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Astronomers are tracking the asteroid,  2010 TD54, and it’s orbit is expected to bring it within 36,000 (plus or minus 3000 ) miles from Earth on October 12, with closest approach at approximately 11:14 UT. Information is to be found at  the IAU Minor Planet Center website. The size of the object has not known, but estimates say it is likely smaller than 10 meters.



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