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04/09 13:24 CET

Asteroid poised for close encounter with Earth

Asteroid poised for close encounter with Earth

A small asteroid measuring about 60ft (20m) is due to pass by Earth this Sunday, 7 September. At its closest approach, Asteroid 2014 RC will be roughly 25,000 (40,000km) from our planet, or one-tenth the distance from the centre of Earth to the moon. It is projected to pass…