Giant asteroid set to make close approach to Earth
The giant space rock is travelling at a speed of 37,400 kilometres per hour A large asteroid will come close to Earth within the next week according to NASA reports. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Giant asteroid set to make close approach to Earth by Sunday: NASA
The giant rock is travelling at a whopping speed of 37,400 kilometres per hour. Luckily, the asteroid is only “close” in space-terms according to experts. Similarly to Earth, 2008 TZ3 orbits the sun but it passes earth every few years. Our planet is surrounded by asteroids, but experts keep a very close eye on their activities.
Although some asteroids, like 2008 TZ3, are described as dangerous, that designation, according to space. Asteroids are being discovered at a higher frequency but this is only due to the improvement of technology.
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