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Huge Asteroid Flies by Earth Today: How to Watch Online

TribalDog (1066416) writes | more than 2 years ago

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TribalDog (1066416) writes "SPACE.com has an article on the recently discovered object 2012 LZ1, a near-Earth Asteroid that you can watch at http://events.slooh.com/.

An asteroid the size of a city block is set to fly by Earth today (June 14), and you may be able to watch it happen live.

The near-Earth asteroid 2012 LZ1, which astronomers think is about 1,650 feet (500 meters) wide, will come within 14 lunar distances of Earth Thursday evening. While there's no danger of an impact on this pass, the huge space rock may come close enough to be caught on camera."

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