Near-Earth Asteroid 2014 EC extremely close encounter: online event (6 Mar. 2014)

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Near-Earth asteroid 2014 EC: orbital position, 6 Mar. 2014

Near-Earth asteroid 2014 EC: orbital position, 6 Mar. 2014

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The Minor Planet Center just announced the discovery of a 4-14 meters large asteroid, 2014 EC, going to have an amazingly close encounter with the Earth Next Mar 6 at 22:05 UT: the minimum distance from our planet will be of 80.000 km (73.000 km from Earth surface), that is 0.21 times the mean distance of our Moon. It is an absolutely safe distance, so no risks at all of collision.

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  1. Alex garcia says:

    Asteroid 2014 EC Live! as another near earth asteroid will zip fast by the earth near the moon’s distance… @

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