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Old 18-01-2022, 21:27   #2
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Re: Asteroid, over a kilometre wide, will be soaring past the Earth tonight.

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Originally Posted by joglynne View Post
An asteroid is set to pass Earth at around 8pm - 10pm tonight. At a distance of around 1 million miles and scientists say it will be its closest approach for the next 200 years. It's not going to be visible with the naked eye but can be followed using the following link.



https://www.space.com/huge-asteroid-...-flyby-webcast

---------- Post added at 21:17 ---------- Previous post was at 19:45 ----------

This is like watching paint dry.

The only thing keeping me watching is the doom merchant posters who insist the world will be destroyed and we will not survive the impact from the asteroid as it gets drawn into us following some massive miscalculation in it's predicted trajectory.

Goodbye world!
It's obviously going to miss us by millions of mi_______
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