According to NASA, it will make its closest approach to Earth at 10:30 p.m. GMT (5:30 p.m. EST) today.
One of two recently-discovered small asteroids will safely pass by Earth Friday, after the first did so earlier this week.
Scientist had been tracking Asteroid 202 AJ129 for about a year and knowing all along that this medium sized space rock posed no threat to Earth.
The asteroid was found by NASA-funded Catalina Sky Survey (CSS) near Tucson, Arizona, that records potentially hazardous asteroids.
Paul Chodas of NASA's Center for Near-Earth Object Studies, told The Guardian that asteroids of this size don't often come close to our planet.
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The asteroid, which is the size of an apartment block, will whizz past the our planet 39,000 miles away - less than one fifth the distance to the Moon.
It will be the second time this week an asteroid buzzes us.
Astronomers say it is between 50 and 130 feet wide, which means it may well be bigger than the asteroid that entered the atmosphere over Chelyabinsk, Russia, and slammed into the ground nearby in 2013.
During the 2013 Chelyabinsk event, 1500 people were injured and 7300 buildings damaged by the intense overpressure generated by the shockwave at Earth's surface. Spotted by CSS, 2018 CC zoomed past Earth at about 8:10 p.m. GMT (3:10 p.m. EST) on Tuesday Feb. 6.at a distance of about 114,000 miles (184,000 kilometers). Scientists estimated the asteroid was 50-100 feet in diameter.
While 2018 CB is too small for amateur telescopes, it can be viewed live online with the.
Police say Jackson, a 26-year-old linebacker with the Colts , was the passenger in an Uber when he got sick at around 4 a.m. On Tuesday morning, President Trump tweeted a condemnation of Orrego-Savala and sent his condolences to Jackson's family.
Seoul has said it will seek high-level talks with the North Korean delegation during the visit, Yonhap reported. Ivanka is also expected to attend some of the sporting events that United States athletes are competing in.
His addition will allow the Mets to move Asdrubal Cabrera to second base, where Cabrera is more comfortable. Wright has no intention of retiring right now and is hopeful that he can play this season in some capacity.
Willoughby married Porter in 2009, and told CNN she endured emotional abuse from Porter that included "intense" bursts of anger. Hatch released a statement that said he was "heartbroken" over the allegations and denounced domestic violence.
The rumor surfaced when self-proclaimed industry insider Marcus Sellars revealed the details on his Twitter account. So it's not really a matter of if the company will announce a new Call of Duty for 2018-it's a matter of when.
Just four days ago, a lorry driver was killed when his vehicle was hit by a train carrying lawmakers in Virginia . Richard Blumenthal of CT said the nation's railroads must be made safer, declaring, "Business as usual must end".
Investigators said Locust Grove police Officer Chase Maddox, 26 was called in for backup when the suspect opened fire. One of the deputies was shot through his bullet proof vest in the stomach and is undergoing surgery, McBrayer said.
Earlier, England raced to 2-88 off nine overs with Dawid Malan (50), Hales (22) and Morgan (22) all contributing quick runs. D'Arcy Short and Maxwell calmed things down with a 78-run stand before Short was caught and bowled by Adil Rashid for 30.
The 84-year-old "Carnage" director pleaded guilty to unlawful sex with a minor, but fled the country in 1978 before sentencing. Thurman had safety concerns about driving the vehicle , but she was assured by Tarantino that there were no problems.
If PS Plus membership is expired, a PS Plus icon with a lock will appear next to the games until users have re-subscribed. The development team also added the option for you to play background music when playing games on PS Now.
While there are some concerns about Luck's health, McDaniels must have confidence that he will be ready for next season. National Football League rules prohibited the Colts from making the hiring official until the Patriots' season ended.
Meanwhile, Turkish operations against Syrian Kurdish forces have compounded the suffering in northern and eastern Syria. The UN has a plan to reach 700,000 people with relief in the next two months, if it can obtain permission to proceed.
At least three soldiers were on Friday killed after an avalanche hit an army camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district. Officials said an avalanche hit the post of Army's Rajputana battalion near Sonpundi post in Machil sector around 4 pm.
She says Trump wants the Pentagon to "explore a celebration" that would allow Americans to show appreciation for the military. Le Drian called it an "official visit", short of the state visit that the White House had earlier promised.
So I want to calm you: "there will be nothing, because I know the truth", he said. "The State of Israel is a nation of law". It would be up to the attorney general to decide whether to put Netanyahu on trial.
Patrick Surtain Jr ., the No. 1 cornerback in the class of 2018, announced on Wednesday morning that he is heading to Alabama. Alabama and Miami came on late in his recruitment, with Surtain Jr. visiting both schools in January.
Neymar has been in fine form for PSG so far this season, scoring 25 goals and registering 14 assists in all competitions. But they will have to overcome PSG who they face later this month in the Round of 16 stage of the tournament.
Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer agrees, saying a "prime location" for Cousins awaits in the Vikings. They botched the Cousins situation by refusing to pay him market value with the guaranteed money he deserved.
It is not known who shot down the plane, but jihadist group al-Qaeda-linked Hayat Tahrir al-Sham has a presence in the area. The authenticity of the video could not be independently confirmed but it corresponded to events reported by the AP.