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View Full Version : Photos and Videos of Asteroid 2012 DA14 ‘Running Fast Among the Stars’



Fraser
2013-Feb-16, 07:50 PM
Yesterday a 50 meter (160 foot) rock passed just over 27,000 kilometers (17,000 miles) from the Earth’s surface. This big space rock, named 2012 DA14, dodged us while another smaller and unrelated asteroid gave us an extraterrestrial punch over Russia (read more about that here). Telescopes around the world — both big professional ones and [...]

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