Next time astroid approaching the Earth in 2024.
On Saturday morning, June 6, by the Earth will fly a potentially hazardous asteroid 163348 (2002 NN4). The scientists said, is there a danger of a collision, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
This is stated in the data monitoring system for near-earth objects NASA.
So, the calculated diameter of the asteroid 250 — 570 meters, which is bigger than the Empire state building and other asteroids that will come close to Earth in blijaishie the future.
As scholars have noted, the collision will not be the object will pass Earth at a distance of thirteen times the distance to the moon. It needs to fly past our planet at a distance of approximately 5.2 million miles. Its speed is 5.2 km/sec.
According to the NASA employees, the next time astroid approaching the Earth in 2024.
Earlier we wrote that in the night from 15 to 16 April between the Earth and the Moon, flew by asteroid. Celestial body called 2020 GH2 was first spotted April 11 astronomers in the U.S. state of Arizona. The size of the asteroid is from 13 to 70 meters.