Tag: asteroids
about 1 year ago
mirror.co.uk

Four asteroids swing by Earth in days - and one is the size of 37 double-decker buses

The biggest is due to pass by on Saturday, June 24 and according to NASA's calculations has the diameter as much as 4...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

How to watch massive, kilometer-wide asteroid pass by Earth today

Asteroid 7482 1994 PC1 is a relative near-miss at just 1.2 million miles away from our home planet — a little over fi...

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over 2 years ago
nypost.com

Asteroid the size of a Ferris wheel could be a chunk of the moon: study

Earth’s satellite may have taken a hit in the past as scientists have identified an asteroid which they believe may, ...

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almost 3 years ago
dailystar.co.uk

Incredible true story of the first known person known to be hit by a meteorite

Ann Hodges, who lived in Oak Grove, Alabama, was having a nap when a meteorite smashed through the ceiling and hit he...

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about 3 years ago
dailystar.co.uk

Asteroid almost as big as Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise to collide with Earth’s orbit

NASA is keeping an eye on an asteroid almost as big as the Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise liner, which is currently docked ...

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over 3 years ago
dailystar.co.uk

Biggest asteroid of 2021 that's larger than Eiffel Tower set to sweep past Earth

The biggest asteroid of the year will make its closest approach to Earth on Sunday (March 21) but scientists have rul...

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over 3 years ago
dailystar.co.uk

Asteroid 'size of St Paul’s Cathedral' racing towards Earth’s Orbit at 51,000mph

NASA’s Centre for Near Earth Object Studies is tracking three asteroids that are set to collide with Earth’s orbit th...

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over 3 years ago
dailystar.co.uk

NASA tracking asteroid 'size of football pitch' hurtling toward Earth's orbit

NASA’s Centre of Near Earth Object studies identified asteroid 2021 CA earlier on in 2021 and predicts it will fly pa...

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over 3 years ago
dailystar.co.uk

Asteroid bigger than Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket to collide with Earth's orbit

Elon Musk’s Falcon 9 rocket stands at a whopping 207.8ft when topped with the Dragon spacecraft, according to NASA, m...

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over 3 years ago
dailystar.co.uk

NASA tracking two giant asteroids set to collide with Earth's orbit next week

February 2021 will be welcomed in with a visit from two giant asteroids that will collide with Earth's orbit at whopp...

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