Two Asteroids Slipped Past Earth Undetected Last Weekend - Newsweek
Two Asteroids Slipped Past Earth Undetected Last Weekend
Two tiny asteroids sneaked safely past Earth last weekend, only to be discovered hours after they'd buzzed our planet. Asteroids 2018 NX and 2018 NW zipped past our blue-green orb at distances of just 72,000 miles and 76,000 miles, respectively.
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Published on 12 Jul 2018 at 10:01AM