Near-Earth Asteroid 2020 RD4 extremely close encounter: online observations – 14 Sept. 2020
On 14 Sept. 2020, the near-Earth Asteroid 2020 RD4 will have an extremely close, but safe, encounter with us, coming at about 100000 km from the Earth, 1/4th of the average lunar distance. The Virtual Telescope Project will show it to you live!
The near-Earth asteroid 2020 RD4, discovered by the Panstarrs survey on 12 Sept. 2020 and announced a few hours ago by the Minor Planet Center, has an estimated diameter in the range 2.9 – 6.6 meters.The Virtual Telescope Project will show it live, thanks to its advanced technologies, bringing it to you via the Internet. This way, you can join the journey from the comfort of your home.
We will show this asteroid live, online: the feed will start on 14 Sept., at 19:00 UTC.
Please wait while you are redirected...or Click Here if you do not want to wait.
Support The Virtual Telescope Project!
If everyone reading this right now would donate something, our fundraiser would be done in a few days. Please, donate and receive unique, LIMITED EDITION set of images of the Chinese CZ-5B falling rocket, captured from Rome, images of the International Space Station above Rome and more, specifically made for supporters like you!
donate now (you can adjust the amount later)