NASA Questions & Answers about Asteroid 2012 DA14

Here's a highly valuable set of Q&A on Asteroid 2012 DA14 ... provided by NASA on their page (you know am a big fan of NASA) -Mani Navasothy Q: What is asteroid DA14  A: Asteroid 2012 DA14 is a small near-Earth object – approximately 150 feet (45 meters) in diameter. On Feb. 15, 2013, the asteroid … Continue reading NASA Questions & Answers about Asteroid 2012 DA14

NASA blog about Asteroid-Fly-by today (inside Lunar Orbit) [Asteroid 2012 DA14]

Below is the  bog post from NASA on the Asteroid that's passing by Earth ..right about NOW (19.25hrs gmt). This one passes inside Lunar orbit.. That means that it is closer to Earth than the Moon is.. However no impact will occur (sorry Doom-mongers!) Here's a link to a NASA simulation video: http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/videogallery/index.html?media_id=159378831 Below is the … Continue reading NASA blog about Asteroid-Fly-by today (inside Lunar Orbit) [Asteroid 2012 DA14]