Near-Earth Asteroid Sets Off Alert, Turns Out to Be Two Asteroids Hanging Out Together


Near-Earth Asteroid Sets Off Alert, Turns Out to Be Two Asteroids Hanging Out Together

An asteroid that whizzed within 3 million miles of Earth last week turned out to be two objects in a binary system, according to new observations.

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Tags: Astronomy, Science, Nasa, Earth, Asteroids, Arecibo, Potentially Hazardous Asteroids

Source:  https://gizmodo.com/near-earth-asteroid-sets-off-alert-turns-out-to-be-two-1841702738




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