4 km in diameter … a dangerous asteroid approaching Earth


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NASA has announced that a dangerous asteroid is approaching 4 km in diameter, and that this will happen in late April.

According to scientists, the asteroid number “52768”, also known (1998 OR2), will be as close to Earth as possible on April 29, when it will be 6.29 million km (equivalent to 16 times the distance between Earth and the Moon), noting that Qatar The asteroid ranges from 1.8 to 4.1 km.

Scientists have pointed out that the asteroid threat is that its path intersects with Orbit Planet earth. It also revolves around the sun in 3.68 Earth years.

This planet is not considered the first of its kind in danger, as in mid-February, NASA reported that the asteroid number 163373, which has a diameter of 440 to 990 meters, was approaching as it approached Earth at a distance equivalent to 15 Times the distance between the Earth and the Moon.

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