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The asteroid, named 2023 CL3 by NASA, is expected to reach closest to Earth, at a distance of under 7. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has listed the space rock on its recently released.
A n asteroid the size of around 20 bald eagles is set to have a close flyby of the Earth on Monday, May 22, NASA's asteroid tacker said.
The 180km-wide, 20km-deep Chicxulub crater on the coast of Mexico is believed to have been caused by a 10km space rock 66 million years ago that snuffed out most prehistoric life and left Earth choking on dust and debris for years.
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The OSIRIS-REX spacecraft is on its way back to Earth, having thwacked — briefly — the surface of an asteroid called Bennu last year to scoop up samples.
At its closest approach on Nov.
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The asteroid, dubbed 2023 BU and about the size of a box truck, has no risk of hitting Earth, NASA said Wednesday.