Close Call With Asteroid Next Month

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Wednesday, January 24, 2018
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An asteroid, 2002 AJ129, will make a close encounter with Earth next month.

On February 4, 2018 the asteroid will pass about 4,207,600 km from Earth.

This will be the fastest to fly by Earth this year.

Scientists are confident that it will not hit us.

The Team

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