Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Saturday July 21, 2012

Watch an Asteroid Fly by Earth Live on Sunday

Sunday will be a good day to get a live action glimpse of a passing asteroid as seen by the Slooh robotic telescope service. The asteroid is approximately 3000 feet wide and passing by at a distance of 3.2 million miles, posing no risk to Earth. Be patient, the big one is out there and will be here on December 21st. big grin

The show will start at 4:30 p.m. Pacific (7:30 Eastern) with images from the Slooh telescope in the Canary Islands.