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ricci70
2012-May-28, 04:47 PM
Earth crossing asteroid 2012 KT42

A new asteroid will have a close Approach near the Earth tomorrow 29 April at 06.36 UT at only 0.000139 A.U., 20800 from the Earth's center.
Its diameter is 7 meters, the maxima magnitude 12.

www.pierpaoloricci.it/news_eng.htm

Ara Pacis
2012-May-29, 04:14 AM
Why is this alert posted a month late?

Jens
2012-May-29, 05:55 AM
I think he got the date wrong. It's 29 May. The earth's radius is about 6,000 km, so that's pretty close.